Hamath No.2 'Hamath Native of Uifa - sketch'

Scope and Content

A pale [pencil?] sketch drawn by Horst Schliephack on the emulsion of the negative whilst in Hamath, (Hama, Syria). The portrait is of an Arabic speaking carriage drive who was born in Urfa (Şanliurfa, Syria). Garstang used the image as an example of a ‘surviving Hittite Type’ in Land of the Hittites (see p16 note 9).

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

The background of the negative has been painted out so only the sketch can be seen in the image.

Conditions Governing Use

The digital image is copyright of the University of Liverpool.

Related Material

Lantern Slide 35 S1


Published in Garstang, (1910), Land of the Hittites , plate LXXXIV.ii.

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