The Tower of Babel Stele (604 – 562 BC):  Nebuchadnezzar II completed the restoration of the Etemenanki ziggurat which was originally built around the time of Hammurabi (1792-1750 BCE). The Tower of Babel Stele, of which two of the original three parts are preserved in the Schøyen Collection (MS 2063), presents an image of the Etemenaki ziggurat contemporary with Nebachadnezzar's restoration, along with a simple building plan.

The Tower of Babel Stele (604 – 562 BC): Nebuchadnezzar II completed the restoration of the Etemenanki ziggurat which was originally built around the time of Hammurabi (1792-1750 BCE). The Tower of Babel Stele, of which two of the original three parts are preserved in the Schøyen Collection (MS 2063), presents an image of the Etemenaki ziggurat contemporary with Nebachadnezzar's restoration, along with a simple building plan.

Meister der Weltenchronik, Construction of the Tower of Babel, c. 1380

A construção e desaparecimento da Torre de Babel surge no livro bíblico Génesis (XI, «façamos para nós uma cidade e uma torre cujo cimo...

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