NEO-HITTITE KINGDOM INSCRIBED BLACKSTONE

MS 2486
MS Short Title NEO-HITTITE KINGDOM INSCRIBED BLACKSTONE
Text THIS BELONGS TO MANNUKI. THIS IS WHAT MANNUKI CHIEF ARTISAN MADE
Description MS in Aramaic on black stone, Neo-Hittite kingdom, North Syria/South Turkey, 8th c. BC, 1 Pyxis lid, diam. 10,6x5,4x1,1 cm, 2 lines in archaic Aramaic script, deeply carved frieze of animals, a chimera.
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Context 1. Mannuki, chief artisan, North Syria/South Turkey (8th BC); 2. The Surena Collection, Geneva and London (ca. 1970-1997).
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Place of origin North Syria/South Turkey
Dates 8c BC

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