Detail of stele of Hammurabi: Shamash, the supreme sun god and judge, offers to Hammurabi the rod and ring that symbolize authority. These symbols are apparently derived from builders' tools --measuring stick and coiled rope.
Ashurnasirpal II Killing Lions "Lions of Assyria" - an entire wall of stone carvings at the British Museum depicting a lion hunt, the royal sport of Assyrian kings. Unbelievable to see up close and in person.
Lyres from The Royal Tombs of Ur (ca 2550 BCE) (not RCCF calibrated) - Ur (Sumerian: Urim) was an important Sumerian city-state in ancient Mesopotamia located at the site of modern Tell el-Muqayyar in Iraq's Dhi Qar Governorate.
Ashur (god) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia A Neo-Assyrian "feather robed archer" figure, symbolizing Ashur. The right hand is extended similar to the Faravahar figure, while the left hand holds a bow instead of a ring or century BC relief).