Black Obelisk,of Shalmaneser III at the Assyrian capital Kalhu,Ninrud, Iraq ca 827 BC Más nuevos Más antiguos Detail of the Black Obelisk of Shalmaneser III at the Assyrian capital Kalhu. Nimrud northern Iraq, about 827 BC.
The Black Obelisk of Shalmaneser III B.) Shalmaneser ruled ancient Assyria around 850 B. One of the carved images reveals Jehu, King of Israel, bowing with his face to the ground before the powerful monarch.