Lion of Babylon

Post by Ahmed.

Maintenance of the Lion’s base.

Before repair.

Before repair.

Because of the bad structural situation of the Lion’s base which was close to collapse, and because the Lion is one of the most important landmarks in Iraq, the maintenance committee in Babylon decided to build a new base that surrounds the old one.

During repair.

During repair.

During repair.

During repair.

During repair.

During repair.

After repair.

After repair.

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