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Stele fragment

Basalt stele fragment belongs to the center section of a dining scene of a couple. Stylistically it may be dated roughly to the 8th century BCE. The stele is about 36 cm high and 44 cm wide. In Istanbul Archaeology Museum, although not on display.

S. Przeworski, 1936

Literature:
Orthmann, W. Untersuchungen zur späthethitischen Kunst, Bonn, 1971. (Maraş C/2)

Image sources:
Stefan Przeworski, Syria 17, 1936.