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'The Age of Ivory': The Nimrud Project

The British School of Archaeology in Iraq has published five volumes in the ‘Ivories from Nimrud’ series, together with a scanned archive of these ivories. Two more volumes are in preparation, as is a computer database. Dr Georgina Herrmann FBA, Director of the Project, recounts some of the history of the ivories found at Nimrud.

• Georgina Herrmann

The whole article can be downloaded as a PDF file.

Published in British Academy Review, Issue 9.

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