Alaca Hoyuk Sphinx Gate Hittite monumental relief sculpted orthostat stone panel. Andesite, Alaca, Corum, 1399 - 1301 B.C. Anatolian Civilisations Museum, Ankara, Turkey.
Figure with a sharp and horned headdress (probably a god) sitting on a stool with a short backrest, with a figure (probably the figure of a king) worshipping to it. Both figures wear a large and ring-shaped earring. Among them is a hieroglyph, the symbol of divinity.
Against a brown gray background.
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