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UR

 30 57' 18.11" N, 46 06' 05.01" E

 



 

 

 

 

The Ruins of Ur

 


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View of the Ruins from the Ziggurat
 


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The Ruins of Ur with Tallil Air Base in Back
 


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The Ruins of Ur Aerial View
 

 

 

The House of Abraham

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Tomb of Shub-ad - Queen of the Sumerians

 

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The tomb of Shub-ad, the Queen of the Sumerians at the time of her ritual sacrifice. This is where the bull-headed Royal Harp (below image) was discovered, among many other priceless artifacts.

 

 

The tomb is several hundred meters southeast of the ziggurat.

 

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