Layard had found four Hittite seals in the palace of Sennacherib at Nineveh.
Not less than two miles of bas-reliefs were thus brought to light by Mr. Layard.
Corn from North America, he thought, growing side by side with the vua of Layard.
Layard (Discoveries, p. 163) gives a sketch of one of these objects.
One such chamber, uncovered by Layard, at Koyunjik, proved a perfect mine of treasures.
The so-called Archive of Assurbanipal in chambers 40 and 41 on Layard's plan.
Nothing—in the East—but, rightly or wrongly, we have decided upon a monogamous system; a man can't marry two wives, Miss Layard.
See Layard's "Nineveh and its Remains," for examples of all these.
His principal excavation was, however, carried on over what Layard called the library chamber of this palace.
These through the labours of Layard and Rassam have been restored to us.