was discovered in 1933 and is considered a major key of comprehension of the
old Mesopotamian world.
It was described as the royal city-state
par excellence of the third century.
The palace was said to have more than
200 rooms. New findings are still being
made rounding up the picture of life in those
An elevation with a panoramic terrace
built of clay bricks had survived a
period of 3000 years. After excavations
were made, all things decayed and became unrecognizable within a couple