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December 31, 2011

Meanwhile, in Shinar

A carving of the Tower of Babel has been found on a stone tablet dating back over 2,500 years.

... the image... shows King Nebuchadnezzar II, who ruled Babylon 2,500 years ago, standing next to a huge ziggurat – a pyramidlike structure dedicated to the god Marduk that some scholars believe is the Tower of Babel of Biblical fame.

Posted by Ghost of a flea at December 31, 2011 08:44 AM