Unformatted text preview: Hanging Gardens : • Created by Nebuchanezzar • Famous for its architecture • Considered one of the significant sites in the old city of Babylon, along with the ziggurat to Marduk Ziggurat to Marduk – possibly the “Tower of Babel” Ishtar Gate : • Ca. 600 BC • Most famous of the many gates of Babylon • Part of the inner city wall • Ornamented with glazed bricks depicting bulls and dragons • Gate is now in the Pergamon museum in Berlin Babylon – fall of empire due to struggle between king and powerful priests...
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- Fall '08
- Assyrian Empire, Hanging Gardens of Babylon, empire King Nebuchadnezzar, Egypt Made Babylon