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The Code of Hammurabi - Musée du Louvre; well-preserved Babylonian law code (first las code), dating back to about 1772 BC; "an eye for an eye, a tooth for a tooth" (lex talionis); cuneiform or wedged-shaped writing

The Code of Hammurabi - Musée du Louvre; well-preserved Babylonian law code (first las code), dating back to about 1772 BC; "an eye for an eye, a tooth for a tooth" (lex talionis); cuneiform or wedged-shaped writing

early sumerian pictographic tablet 3100 BCE Clay Tablet  Carved using a wedged stylus Sumeria

early sumerian pictographic tablet 3100 BCE Clay Tablet Carved using a wedged stylus Sumeria T-Sumerian Pictographic Tablet A-Prehistoric people or scribes BCE M-Clay T-Engraving U-Record Keeping

Cyrus the Great ~ " What is sometimes referred to as the Edict of Restoration, (actually two edicts), described in the Bible as being made by Cyrus the Great; left a lasting legacy on the Jewish religion where because of his policies in Babylonia, he is referred to by the people of the Jewish faith, as "the anointed of the Lord."

Cyrus the Great or 576 - 530 BC), commonly known as Cyrus the Great and also called Cyrus the Elder by the Greeks, was the founder of the Achaemenid Empire ~ " What is sometimes referred to as the Edict of Restoration…

Utu, Sumerian Sun god of Justice

Utu, Sumerian Sun god of the Sun and Justice. Depicted with rays of light or fire emitting from his shoulders and a saw-sword. The mount on which he rests his foot is the mythical Mt. Mashu, which in Egyptian translates "behold!

Sumerian shell plaque, decoration of lyre from Ur C2500BC British museum

Royal Tombs of Ur - shell plaque found in Queen Pu-abi's tomb. It shows ibexes rearing up on their hind legs to feed on the leaves of a high branch. Note the eight-pointed rosette in the center.

Creta

Ancient Minoan art, 1600 B. - Akroteri Fresco - Note the beaded jewelry! Not only adorning her, but also the necklace she holds in her hand (Hmm, Minoan frescoes. Well, it's a pleasant thought).

Winged protective spirit or apkallu, guarded entrance to king's private quarters, carries goat and giant ear of corn, alabaster wall panel relief, North West Palace, Nimrud, Kalhu, Iraq, neo-assyrian, 875BC-860BC

winged protective spirit or apkallu; guarded entrance to king's private quarters; carries goat and giant ear of corn; wears a kilt and embroidered robe and bead necklace; also wears armlets, wristlets with rosettes and sandal

Игральная доска, Междуречье

Игральная доска, Междуречье