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Summary

Assyrian boundary stone. location is uncertain. Coordinate to the Village.

Class:

  • Milestone
  • visible
  • Location ± 100-500 m.
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

Tyba-Deba

Tyba/Deba

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Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

The Pazarcık Stela discovered in village of  Kizkapanli during the earthworks before vonstruction of the Pazarcik dam. Boths sides of the stela bears the Akkadian cuneiform description of  a border dispute between two Iron Age Anatolian kingdoms, arbitrated by two Assyrian kings between 805 and 775 BC. Stele date back. ca. 804/805 BC 1.

See:

  1. J. Andrew Dearman, M. Patrick The Land that I Will Show You: Essays on the History and Archaeology of the Ancient Near East in Honor of J. Maxwell Miller,  A&C Black  2002, p. 139
  2. Edwin Clifford-Coupe, Settling a boundary dispute, Ancient Warfare 2011,  vol. v-4, pp. 10–12
  3. Carlo Zaccagnini, Notes on the Pazarcik Stela., State Archives of Assyria Bulletin 7 (1993), pp. 53 -72  http://www.helsinki.fi/science/saa/7.1%2005%20Zaccagnini.pdf
  4. http://www.ucl.ac.uk/sargon/essentials/countries/hatti/
  5. Edward Lipiński, The Aramaeans: Their Ancient History, Culture, Religion, Peeters Publishers, 2000, pp.214-215

References

  1. Edward Lipiński, The Aramaeans: Their Ancient History, Culture, Religion, Peeters Publishers, 2000, p. 215