Ruins of the Ziggurat and Temple of Nabu at Borsippa

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 03 October 2018
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Ruins of the Ziggurat and Temple of Nabu at Borsippa

The so-called "tongue tower" lies at the top of the ruins of the ziggurat and temple of Nabu at the ancient city of Borsippa, in modern-day Babel Governorate, Iraq. 6th century BCE.

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
Associate Professor of Neurology and lover of the Cradle of Civilization, Mesopotamia. I'm very interested in Mesopotamian history and always try to take photos of archaeological sites and artifacts in museums, both in Iraq and around the world.

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Amin, O. S. M. (2018, October 03). Ruins of the Ziggurat and Temple of Nabu at Borsippa. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/9263/

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Amin, Osama S. M. "Ruins of the Ziggurat and Temple of Nabu at Borsippa." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified October 03, 2018. https://www.ancient.eu/image/9263/.

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Amin, Osama S. M. "Ruins of the Ziggurat and Temple of Nabu at Borsippa." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 03 Oct 2018. Web. 28 May 2020.

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