8th century BC
archer in chariot
CBS Register: cylinder seal, carnelian
UE X: Assyrian chariot with the archer shooting while the driver holds the reins of the galloping horses. The enemy bowman shoots from the ground. He is down on one knee, the other leg being raised against the horses' legs. The wheels have six spokes. There is a flagpole and a lion's mask at the back of the chariot, and star and crescent in the sky. Carnelian cylinder.
|U.775 || - || Field No SF|
|UE X: 611 || - || Other Number|
[Book] Woolley, C. L. Ur Excavations: The building of the Third Dynasty. VI.
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