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Winged Bull
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The University of Chicago's Oriental Institute has a splendid collection of near Eastern antiquities, and is showing many of them to advantage in its recently renovated museum galleries.  You can read more about this group of Mesopotamian sculptures [here].

7 shots with Samyang 8mm/2.8 on Sony NEX-5N, hand-held.

Copyright: Thomas k sharpless
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Caricate: 11/09/2012
Aggiornato: 30/06/2014
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Tags: museum; assyrian; winged bull; chicago; oriental institute
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