The modern city of Kahramanmaraş (previously Maraş) is situated at about the same location as the Late Hittite city state Gurgum. There has not been a systematic excavation but several Hittete monuments have been recovered.
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|Stele of Laramas I, 10th cent. BCE|
|Statue of Halparunda II, late 9th cent BCE|
|Lion of Maraş, end of 9th cent. BCE. Commemorative inscription of Halparunda III|
|Statue of Asatiwasus, end of 9th(?) cent. BCE|
|Steles and Sculpture|
|Gate Lions and Sphinx|
Bora Bilgin, 2003, 2006, 2015.
Tayfun Bilgin, 2010.
Bora Bilgin, Ertuğrul Anıl, 2011.
Daniel Levi, 2015.
Ekrem Akurgal, The Hattian and Hittite Civilizations, KTB, Ankara, 2001.
Mitteilungen der Vorderasiatischen Gesellschaft, 1900.
Kurt Bittel, Die Hethiter, Beck, München 1976, ISBN 3406030246.