PalacIo de Cristal, Madrid - Spain - A Reflective Palace Of Rainbows, 2006 The Palacio de Cristal was originally built in the late in Madrid, Spain. In 2006 artist Kimsooja transformed it into this rainbow reflecting palace.
Assur Relief, Officer conducts 2 Judeans to the King. Detail of the Assyrian conquest of the Jewish fortified town of Lachish (battle 701 BCE). Part of a relief from the palace of Sennacherib at Niniveh, Mesopotamia (Iraq) now in British Museum, London
In the early century German archaeologists transported the original Ishtar Gate from Babylon, Iraq, to a Berlin museum. In the the Saddam Hussein regime reconstructed this two-thirds size replica at the entrance to the site.