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Stele fragment

The right side of another dining scene stele which shows a seated women. In front of her the traces of a table is visible. Basalt fragment is about 46 cm high and 28 cm wide. There is no information about the find place. Museum web page reports that the item was purchased from a French collector in 1960. Currently on display at Boston Museum of Fine Arts.

Boston Museum of Fine Arts

Literature:
Orthmann, W. Untersuchungen zur späthethitischen Kunst, Bonn, 1971. (Maraş D/3)
Anonymus, "Neo-Hittite Relief Showing Seated Woman or Goddess (9th-8th Century B.C.)," Bulletin of the Museum of Fine Arts 58, 1960: 98.

Image sources:
Boston Museum of Fine Arts.