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Codex of Hammurabi, head

Codex of Hammurabi, head

Description

Upper part of the Codex of Hammurabi; taken from Babylon to Susa, it was excavated in what is now Iran.

Date

ca. 1770 BCE

Creator

Marco Prins

Museum

Paris, Louvre

Licence

Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International

Categories

Babylonia, Elam

Tags

Sculpture, Inscription

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This page was last modified on 12 April 2014.