Rock-Cut Tombs Çanakçı Kanlidivane Mersin Turkey .Chasm at Kanytelleis basilica (ancient Canytelis) The tombs were carved in around 2nd century AD, during Roman Empire period. Each tomb has a rectangular opening. On some of the openings there are inscriptions which condemn potential tomb thieves . Also on some tombs human figures are carved, unquestionably belonging to the bodies in the tombs. In two niches there are 3 human figures in each and in one niche there is one human figure.