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Summary

Lion of Kahramanmaraş,Istanbu.

Class:

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

Identifiers:

Nearby

Maraş stele from Metropolitan Museum of Art

Neo-Hittite relief

Storm God of Maraş

Neo-Hittite stele. Kahramanmaraş

Statue of Asatiwasus, Maraş

Kahramanmaraş

Statue of Halparunda II

Kahramanmaraş. Statue of Halparunda II. IX century BC.

Images

Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

Lion of Maraş, is a gate lion with Luwian hieroglyphic inscription with commemorative text of Halparunda III, late IX century BC.

See:

  1. John David Hawkins: Corpus of hieroglyphic Luwian inscriptions. Vol 1. Inscriptions of the Iron Age. Part 1: Text: Introduction, Karatepe, Karkamiš, Tell Ahmar, Maraş, Malatya, Commagene. de Gruyter, Berlin 2000, pp.249 ff.
  2. https://www.hittitemonuments.com/maras/
  3. http://88.255.96.13/cdm/search/searchterm/Commemorative!halparunda%20/field/all!all/mode/all!all/conn/and!and/order/subjec/ad/asc
  4. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mara%C5%9F_lion
  5. http://www.tayproject.org/TAYages.fm$Retrieve?CagNo=9924&html=ages_detail_e.html&layout=web