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Stele - View of the Upper Portion

Stele - View of the Upper Portion Ancient Places and/or Civilizations Archeological Wonders Law and Politics Education

The upper part of Hammurabi's Stele gives us a good view of the king with the sun-god.

This photograph was included in History of Egypt, a multi-volume work by L.W. King and H.R. Hall.  Published in 1906, the entire work includes over "1200 colored plates and illustrations."

To find this photo, go to image 13 in Chapter V:  "Elam and Babylon, the Country of the Sea and the Kassites."

Click on the image for a better view.


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Image online, courtesy Project Gutenberg (as described above). 

 

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