Relief from Assurnasipal II’s Palace (875-860 BC). The relief depicts an apocalyptic winged spirit with eagle-head coloring ritual at a sacred tree. From the north-west palace, Nimrud, Iraq. National Museum, Denmark. Source: http://bit.ly/2V02f75 (CC-BY-SA)

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