The next king to unite mesopotamia after the fall of akkadian empire was hammurabi and his capital city was babylon. This stele represents the babylonian political achievements of the code of hammurabi that were laws. This achievement was important because the laws unified his empire to preserve order. This stele represents the babylonians economic achievement of trade in grain and woven cloth for wood,gold,silver,precious gems, and livestock. This achievement was important because iT helped build the empire’s economy and connected them with distant lands.