Category:Victory stele of Naram-Suen

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Artist Unknownwikidata:Q4233718
Title The Victory Stele of Naram-Sin (Naram-Suen of Akkad, reign ca. 2190 - 2154 BC)
Object type Stele
Description
Limestone stele engraved with battle scenes
Date circa 2250 BC
Medium limestone
Dimensions Height: 2 m (78.7 in); Width: 1.5 m (59 in)
Louvre Museum  Blue pencil.svg wikidata:Q19675  (Inventory)
Louvre Museum
Native name Musée du Louvre
Parent institution Établissement public du musée du Louvre
Location Paris
Coordinates 48° 51′ 37″ N, 2° 20′ 15″ E Link to OpenStreetMap Link to Google Maps
Established 1793
Web page www.louvre.fr
Authority control
Mésopotamie, room 2: Mésopotamie, 2350 à 2000 avant J.-C. environ. Richelieu, ground floor.
This work is part of the collections of the Louvre (Department of Near Eastern Antiquities).
Accession number Sb 4 Info non-talk.svg
Object history : excavated by Jacques de Morgan.
Inscriptions Original inscription preserved, with later additions
Notes Taken as prize of war from Sippar to Suza in the 12th century BCE. Restored in 1992 with support from Beverly Sackler and Dr. Raymond Sackler.
References

Musée du Louvre, Atlas database: entry 11955

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