Totem Statue - Gobekli Tepe

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Ronnie Jones III
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published on 14 March 2016
Totem Statue - Gobekli Tepe

This totem statue was found at the Gobekli Tepe site near Sanliurfa, Turkey. The Gobekli Tepe site is the oldest man-made place of worship yet discovered, dating back to 10,000 BCE. Found in the cradle of civilization, Gobekli Tepe has reshaped archeologist's understanding of religion and culture in the neolithic and pre-historic ages.

About the Author

Ronnie Jones III
In university Ronnie concentrated his studies on the Greco-Roman world while writing his senior thesis on the Reformation. He has studied Koine Greek and Hebrew at the masters level, and is currently studying Turkish.

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APA Style

III, R. J. (2016, March 14). Totem Statue - Gobekli Tepe. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/4633/

Chicago Style

III, Ronnie J. "Totem Statue - Gobekli Tepe." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified March 14, 2016. https://www.ancient.eu/image/4633/.

MLA Style

III, Ronnie J. "Totem Statue - Gobekli Tepe." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 14 Mar 2016. Web. 26 Feb 2020.

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