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Summary

Stolen Late Hittite stela. Eregli.

Class:

  • Relief, votiv stone or altar
  • visible
  • Location ± 100-500 m.
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

Heraclea Cybistra

Heraclea Kibistra or Kybistra modern Eregli in Konya Province - on the road of Cilician Gate. Hupisna.

EREGLI MUZESI

EREGLI MUZESI

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Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

The  late Hittite stela discovered in Ereğli on Anafartalar Street during the construction works. The scene on the Eregli stela is the same with the famous Ivriz rock relief of Warpalawas (r. ca 730-710 BC.) .

See:

  1. http://www.hurriyetdailynews.com/ancient-stela-lost-after-discovery.aspx?pageID=238&nID=100010&NewsCatID=375
  2. http://arkeofili.com/konyada-esrarengiz-bir-sekilde-ortadan-kaybolan-2700-yillik-stel-bulundu/
  3. Massimo Poetto, New Hieroglyphic Luwian Inscription from Ereğli. In: Matthias Fritz – Susanne Zeilfelder (eds.): Novalis Indogermanica. Festschrift für Günter Neumann zum 80. Geburtstag, Graz 2002, pp.  397-405