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Cuneiform cylinder: inscription of Nabonidus describing work on Ebabbar, the temple of the sun-god Shamash, at Sippar

Period: Neo-Babylonian
Date: ca. 555–539 B.C.
Geography: Mesopotamia, Sippar (?)
Culture: Babylonian
Medium: Clay
Dimensions: 3 x 3.5 x 1.75 in. (7.62 x 8.89 x 4.4 cm)
Classification: Clay-Tablets-Inscribed
Credit Line: Purchase, 1886
Accession Number: 86.11.52

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