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Summary

Uruk/Warka ziggurat of An.

Class:

  • Temple or sanctuary
  • visible
  • Location ± 0-5 m.
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

URUK

Sumerian : Unug; Bibl.: Erech - ancient city of Sumer and later Babylonia. Warka

White Temple, Uruk [Warka]

Temple at the top of the ziggurat

Uruk- Innana (Ishtar) ziggurat, E-giparimin

Sumerian : Unug; Bibl.: Erech - ancient city of Sumer and later Babylonia. Warka.

Uruk, Temple of Gareus

Warka, Ist century AD.

Images

Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

The main building in the district of the Sumerian sky god contains the ziggurat dedicated to An, which started c 4000 BC.. Later in Uruk III period c 3000 BC, atop the ziggurat was erectet the White Temple.

See:

  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Uruk