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Ancient ziggurat at Ali Air Base Iraq Зиккурат Ур-Намму в Уре (The Ziggurat (or Great Ziggurat) of Ur). 21 в. до н. э. Совр. Ирак

The ruins of the Great Ziggurat of Ur, taken in 2005 CE near Ali Air Base in Iraq. The ziggurat was built by the Sumerian King Ur-Nammu and his son Shulgi in approximately the century BCE (short chronology.

Two bison, reliefs in a cave at Le Tuc d'Audoubert, France, ca. 15,000-10,000BCE. Clay, each 2' long

14000 year old bull & cow bison found in the Le Tuc d'Audoubert cave Ariege France Artifacts and Ooparts Pointing to Ancient Civilizations

A human-winged bull sculpture. Baghdad, Iraq 1985 by Steve McCurry

A human-winged bull sculpture. Baghdad, Iraq 1985 by Steve McCurry الثور المجنح

Templo de Anu-Adad (del cielo y de la tormenta) en Assur. Final II milenio aC.

This hugeness was further accentuated by the high towers that were attached to the temples in the case of chief edifices of both Babylonia and Assyria and of many of the minor ones as well. The tower, as has already been pointed ou

No information on where this is but it is an AWESOME Ziggurat model.

The Ziggurat of Ur was built by the Sumerian King Ur-Nammu & his son Shulgi ca. Years Ago in Present-day Iraq

Güney Mezopotamya'da, bugün Niffer olarak bilinen ve Fırat ile Dicle arasında yer alan önemli bir antik kent.

Nippur Ziggurat, found by Dr. Hilprecht, is one of the most ancient of the Sumerian cities.

NIEUW-BABYLONISCHE RIJK van de CHALDEEËRS (625-539 v.C ) Babylon and the Gardens of Babylon De hangende tuinen van babylon reconstructie 18de eeuw

Babylon and the Gardens of Babylon. From New York Public Library Digital Collections.

The Streets of Ur, the world's first city, in Ancient Mesopotamia, the "land between the rivers".  Ur is mentioned in the Book of Genesis

The Streets of Ur, the world's first city, in ancient Mesopotamia, the "land between the rivers". Ur itself is mentioned in the biblical Book of Genesis

Human–headed winged lion (lamassu)   Date: 883–859 B.C. (Neo–Assyrian period, reign of Ashurnasirpal II) Location: Excavated at Nimrud (ancient Kalhu), northern Mesopotamia Medium: Alabaster (gypsum)

Human–headed winged lion (lamassu) Date: B. (Neo–Assyrian period, reign of Ashurnasirpal II) Location: Excavated at Nimrud (ancient Kalhu), northern Mesopotamia Medium: Alabaster (gypsum)

uruk's white temple. 3000 BC. Temple of Anu, the chief sky god of the Sumerians. Enough of the building is intact to provide a reconstruction: The temple stands at 40 ft above street level. Its roofing is uncertain, but a stairway allows access to the temple. Worship space was small, and only a select few would have had access. Mudbrick.

The Ziggurat from Ur - the high temple was dedicated to the moon god Nana, the protector of the town

Ninhursag tanrıçası

Nintu, Sumerian mother goddess - bass relief tablet statuette, from Ancient Mezapotamia

Eridu is an ancient Sumerian city which was long considered the earliest city in southern Mesopotamia, and is still today argued to be the oldest city in the world.Eridu,could mean "mighty place" or "guidance place". In the Sumerian king list, Eridu is named as the city of the first kings.The king list continues:In Eridu, Alulim became king; he ruled for 28800 years.In Sumerian mythology, Eridu was the home of the Abzu temple of the deity Enki.

Eridu is an ancient Sumerian city which was long considered the earliest city in…