adsertoris: Amynthas Rock Tomb, Fethiye, Turkey Amynthas Rock Tomb are a 10-minute walk from Fethiye’s town center. The tombs are a relic of the Lycian civilization and dates back to the 4th century BC. see also Lycian Turkey - Tombs of Ancient Lycia
Silver rhyton with gold inlay in shape of stag, Hittite period, 14th-13th BCE. Frieze depicting religious ceremony centred on seated goddess with raptor, cup in hand decorates rim, suggesting ritual use.
Ephesus Ruins. Ephesus Library. Not far from here is the Virgin Mary's home where St. John took Mary after Jesus died. I was here in 2000 with my sisters on the 2000th anniversary of Christianity. It was an incredible feeling to be in Ephesus then!
Hittite, bull, İnandık,1660-1440 BC, Museum of Anatolian Civilisations, Ankara
Small gold amulet of a Hittite god holding a mace. Hittite. 1400 B.C. - 1200…