1770s BC
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The 1770s BC was a decade lasting from January 1, 1779 BC to December 31, 1770 BC.
Millennium:  2nd millennium BC 
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Events and trendsEdit
 Investiture of ZimriLim, a painting of ZimriLim receiving the ring and staff from the goddess Ishtar, is made at the Royal Palace of Mari, Court 106, from around 1775 BC to 1760 BC. It is now at the Louvre, Paris.^{[1]}
 Babylon becomes the largest city in the world, taking the lead from Thebes, Egypt.
Significant peopleEdit
 RimSin I, ruler of the Middle Eastern citystate of Larsa since 1822 BC, according to the middle chronology
 Hammurabi, king of Babylon since 1792 BC, according to the middle chronology
 Shibtu, queen of ZimriLim from c. 1775 to 1761 BC
 ZimriLim, coruler of the citystate of Mari with Shibtu
 YarimLim I, second king of the Amorite kingdom of Yamhad from c. 1780 to 1764 BC