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The Water Gate Neo Hittite sculpted relief stone orthostat panels, Carchemish (Karkemish) also known as Kargamis or Karkamis,, Turkey. Hittite artefacts of the Museum of Anatolian Civilisations, Ankara.

Carchemish straddles the Turkish Syrian border in southern Anatolia. The late Hittite capital for 300 years Carchemish was an important centre. Excavations have found the most important collection of Late Neo Hittite Syrian Hittite monumental stone orthostats that clad the...
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