Stele of Prince Kilamuwa from Sam'al

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 01 September 2017
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Stele of Prince Kilamuwa from Sam'al

This basalt stele was inscribed with Phoenician language. The upper part of the stele depicts Kilamuwa praying in front of symbols of deities. Circa 825 BCE. From one of palaces at the citadel of Sam'al/Zincirli, modern-day Southern Turkey. (Pergamon Museum, Berlin)

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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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Amin, O. S. M. (2017, September 01). Stele of Prince Kilamuwa from Sam'al. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/7154/

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Amin, Osama S. M. "Stele of Prince Kilamuwa from Sam'al." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified September 01, 2017. https://www.ancient.eu/image/7154/.

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Amin, Osama S. M. "Stele of Prince Kilamuwa from Sam'al." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 01 Sep 2017. Web. 26 May 2020.

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