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Summary

Hieroglyphic Luwian inscription

Class:

  • Relief, votiv stone or altar
  • visible
  • Location ± 0-5 m.
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

Yalburt

Water reservoir XIII century BC.

Images

Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

The inscription in Luwian hieroglyphs  carved on the pool’s walls erected by Tudhaliya IV (1237-1209 BC).1

  1. https://www.brown.edu/Departments/Joukowsky_Institute/fieldwork/yalburt/files/132687.pdf, p. 2nn
  2. Ömür Harmanşah, Place, Memory, and Healing: An Archaeology of Anatolian Rock Monuments, Routledge 2014
  3. https://www.yalburtproject.org/news/
  4. Cem Karasu, Massimo Poetto, S. Ö. Savaş: New Fragments Pertaining to the Hieroglyphic Inscription of Yalburt, in: Archivum Anatolicum 4, 2000: pp. 99-112 - https://www.academia.edu/13386067

References

  1. Ömür Harmanşah, Peri Johnson, Yalburt Yaylası Archaeological Landscape Project 2015 Campaign in: ANMED 2016-14: 296-300 - https://www.academia.edu/27756541