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Arslantepe Orthostat

King (PUGNUS-mili) is shown pouring libation to Moon-God and Sun-God. The limestone relief is part of the Lion Gate. It is dated to 9th century BCE, but arguments towards earlier dating also exist. It is currently in Anatolian Civilizations Museum in Ankara.

B. Bilgin, 2017

T. Bilgin, 2006