Rock-Relief of Mountain Rabana

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Illustration

Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 07 April 2015
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This rock-relief lies on the cliff side of mountain Rabana. The mountain looks over the modern village of Qarachatan, Sulaymaniyah Governorate, Iraqi Kurdistan. The relief is about 4 km away from a very similar rock-relief, the relief of Merquli (http://www.ancient.eu/image/2044/ ), which lies on the top of the mountain Pira Magroon. The relief depicts a man in Parthian royal dress facing towards a nearby valley.

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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.

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APA Style

Amin, O. S. M. (2015, April 07). Rock-Relief of Mountain Rabana. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/3762/rock-relief-of-mountain-rabana/

Chicago Style

Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Rock-Relief of Mountain Rabana." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified April 07, 2015. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/3762/rock-relief-of-mountain-rabana/.

MLA Style

Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Rock-Relief of Mountain Rabana." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 07 Apr 2015. Web. 01 Aug 2021.