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Stele In Akkadian Culture

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In the Akkadian culture, art was held in high regard, particularly imperial art depicting the Akkadian Dynasty. A stele is a vertical stone monument or marker often inscribed with text or relief carving. Steles help to understand better the values, attitudes, and beliefs of the people living during the time of its creation. The Victory Stele of Naram-Sin, constructed between 2254-2218 B.C.E is a six-foot, seven-inch-tall slab of rose
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