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Stele of Tudhaliya IV (BOĞAZKÖY 18)

The limestone stele was found in 1983 as used in the walls of the Byzantine church built on top of the ruins of Temple 16 in the Upper Town. On the stele, below a winged sun disk is the aedicula of Tudhaliya IV, followed by his genealogy naming his father Hattusili III, his grandfather Mursili II, and a forefather Tudhaliya (either I. or II.). Its bottom section is broken. Stele is displayed in Boğazkale Museum.

BOĞAZKÖY 18 - T. Bilgin, 2014


Image sources:
Tayfun Bilgin, 2014.