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Balāwāt

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: B. Siewert-Mayer, W. Röllig, H. Kopp Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
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Balāwāt is the site of the ancient Assyrian city of Imgur-Enlil. A place from the TAVO Index.

https://pleiades.stoa.org/places/924247288

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settlement

TAVO Index

GANE OBJECT 7437

Balāwāt is known for its famed "bronze" gates. These were likely bronze-strapped or studded wooden gates that were part of a ninth century B.C. palace of Ashurbanipal II (884-859 BC) and his successor, Shalmaneser III (858-824 BC).


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B. Siewert-Mayer, W. Röllig, H. Kopp, Jeffrey Becker, Sean Gillies, Jamie Novotny, Francis Deblauwe, and Eric Kansa, 'Balāwāt: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2017 <https://pleiades.stoa.org/places/924247288> [accessed: 21 July 2018]

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