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Summary

Hittite monument 14th or 13th century BC. 'Kybele Kaya Anıtı'.

Class:

  • Relief, votiv stone or altar
  • visible
  • Location ± 25-100 m.
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

Koddinou Petra

Koddinou Petra

Yarik Kaya - Throne of Pelops

Throne of Pelops

Manisa - Magnesia ad Sipylum

Magnesia ad Sipylum

Battle of Magnesia in 190 BC

Battle of Roman–Seleucid War.

Images

Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

The Kybele Rock Relief was curved into the N-E side of Mt. Sipylus n high relief. It portrays a women sitting on a flat rock. The  four Hittite hierogliphs are hardly visible n a frame to the right of the goddess head.

Sources:

  1. http://www.hittitemonuments.com/akpinar/
  2. George E. Bean, Aegean Turkey, London Benn Ltd., 1966
  3. Ekrem Akurgal, Ancient Civilizations and Ruins of Turkey, 2nd ed., Istanbul 1970, p. 132,133