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Uraš Gate

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: Jamie Novotny
Contributors: Jeffrey Becker
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Last modified Jan 24, 2021 09:50 AM History
The Uraš Gate is one of Babylon's eight city gates and it is situated on the southeastern side of the inner city, directly south of the Šuanna quarter. King Nebuchadnezzar II built the gate ca. 575 B.C.

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gate (of a city), city gate, wall (of a city), city wall


The Uraš Gate was one of four gates of the inner city of Babylon excavated by Robert Koldewey at the beginning of the 20th century.

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Jamie Novotny, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Uraš Gate: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2021 <> [accessed: 13 April 2024]

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