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The Royal Buttress Neo Hittite sculpted relief stone orthostat panels, Carchemish (Karkemish), Turkey. Hittite artefacts of the Museum of Anatolian Civilisations, Ankara.

The Hittite relief orthostat panels of the Royal Buttress of Carchemish (Karkemish) are some of the best examples of the late Assyrian Neo Hittite artistic style.

The rounded contours in the head, face and arms are distinctive in the Hittite relief panels of these groups. Face and neck lines...
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