Ishtar Gate of Babylon

The eighth gate to the inner city of Babylon, constructed ca. 575 B.C. by order of King Nebuchadnezzar II on the north side of the city.
Reconstruction using original bricks, Vorderasiatisches Museum (Museum of the Ancient Near East), Berlin.

© Photo: Haupt & Binder

Hussam Zahim Mohammed

Multaka: Refugees and immigrants with Syrian or Iraqi backgrounds as mediators in 4 Berlin museums present their favorite objects. Lamassu figures, Museum of the Ancient Near East.

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