Cuneiform cylinder with inscription of Nebuchadnezzar II, describing the rebuilding of Ebabbar, the temple of the sun-god Shamash at Sippar

Period: Neo-Babylonian
Date: ca. 604–562 B.C.
Geography: Mesopotamia, Sippar (?) (modern Tell Abu Habba)
Culture: Babylonian
Medium: Clay
Dimensions: 9 in. (22.86 cm)
Classification: Clay-Tablets-Inscribed
Credit Line: Purchase, 1884
Accession Number: 85.15

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