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Hittite Art - Pergamon Museum Berlin - Pictures & Images





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Pictures & images of the ancient Hittite monumental relief orthostat sculpture artefacts from the Pergamon Museum, Berlin.

The Hittites were a Bronze Age civilisation that ruled large parts of Mesopotamia from 1680-1180 BC and rivalled Egypt in its power. After the collapse of the Hittite civilisation the Hittites disappeared from the archaeological record until rediscovered in the 18th century. When the Hittite Empire collapsed small independent principalities formed in...
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