Building the Tower of Babel

Building the Tower of Babel

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Credit: BRITISH LIBRARY / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Building the Tower of Babel, with workmen climbing up wattled ladder.The ladder rests on wattled scaffolding supported on brackets. At top, a mason lays ashlar blocks. At foot of tower; two men mix mortar, and Nimrod addresses a group of men. Image taken from Egerton Genesis Picture Book. Originally published in England; circa 1360.

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