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Nabonidus Chronicle - Example of Cunieform Writing

Nabonidus Chronicle - Example of Cunieform Writing Ancient Places and/or Civilizations Archeological Wonders

This example of cunieform writing is known as the "Nabonidus Chronicle."  It tells the story of the last great days of the Neo-Babylonian Empire, between 556-530s BC.

The artifact itself is now maintained by the British Museum in London.

Click on the image for a much better view.


Media Credits

Image of the Nabonidus Chronicle, written in Cunieform (a writing system).  Online, courtesy Livius. org.  PD

 

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