Album K 1909 - Iraq

Date taken: April 1909
Photographer: Gertrude Bell
Location: Babylon - Iraq
Modern location: Babylon
Size: 10/12
Condition: Good
Subject date: Foundations from 3rd millenium BC
Description: Temple of Marduk [Temple of Marduk, Esagila, - dwelling place of city-god Marduk, situated beneath mound of Amran ibn Ali, to S of palaces. Paved floor laid by Assyrian kings Assurbanipal and Esarhaddon. General view of excavations showing temple buried to depth of 21m below upper level of hill]

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