Stela from Izgin

Illustration

Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
by
published on 26 February 2015

This limestone stela was written with hieroglyphic inscriptions. From Izgin (modern-day Elbistan, Turkey). Late Hittite period, 10th century BCE. (Istanbul Archaeological Museums/Ancient Orient Museum, Istanbul, Turkey).

Remove Ads

Advertisement

About the Author

Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
Associate Professor of Neurology and lover of the Cradle of Civilization, Mesopotamia. I'm very interested in Mesopotamian history and always try to take photos of archaeological sites and artifacts in museums, both in Iraq and around the world.

Cite This Work

APA Style

Amin, O. S. M. (2015, February 26). Stela from Izgin. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/3659/stela-from-izgin/

Chicago Style

Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Stela from Izgin." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified February 26, 2015. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/3659/stela-from-izgin/.

MLA Style

Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Stela from Izgin." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 26 Feb 2015. Web. 03 Dec 2022.

Membership