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Cuneiform cylinder: inscription of Nebuchadnezzar II describing the construction of the outer city wall of Babylon

Period: Neo-Babylonian
Date: ca. 604–562 B.C.
Geography: Mesopotamia, Babylon (?)
Culture: Babylonian
Medium: Clay
Dimensions: 48.62 x 2.75 x 2.87 in. (12.35 x 7 x 7.3 cm)
Classification: Clay-Tablets-Inscribed
Credit Line: Purchase, 1886
Accession Number: 86.11.60

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