Room Cour Khorsabad
Richelieu wing - Ground floor
Near Eastern Antiquities
This courtyard houses the impressive remains of the palace inaugurated by King Sargon II in Khorsabad (northern Iraq) in 706 BC. The sculpted reliefs are displayed in their original configuration, re-creating the monumental architecture of the palace.
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