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Stele

Basalt stele shows a typical dinner scene of a couple and a younger female, perhaps their daughter. Stylistically it may be dated roughly to the 8th century BCE. The stele is 58 cm high and 57 cm wide. Currently on display at Istanbul Archaeology Museum.

B. Bilgin, 2011 K. Bittel, 1976

Literature:
Orthmann, W. Untersuchungen zur späthethitischen Kunst, Bonn, 1971. (Maraş C/1)

Image sources:
Bora Bilgin, 2011.
Kurt Bittel, Die Hethiter, 1976.