Nebuchadnezzar II’s Restoration of E-urimin-anika, The Ziggurat of Borsippa (2.122B)
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Subject: Monumental Inscriptions from the Biblical World; Akkadian Monumental Inscriptions; Building and Display Inscriptions; Neo-Babylonian Inscriptions

Commentary

This inscription is recorded on clay cylinders found in the ruins of the ziggurat of Borsippa. Duplicates are known in both Neo-Babylonian and archaizing scripts. Like the preceding, this inscription follows the standard Neo-Babylonian pattern, but the īnu clause has been expanded to include a review o…

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Beaulieu, Paul-Alain, “Nebuchadnezzar II’s Restoration of E-urimin-anika, The Ziggurat of Borsippa (2.122B)”, in: Context of Scripture Online, Editor in Chief: W. Hallo. Consulted online on 22 October 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2211-436X_cos_aCOSB_2_122B>



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