Iasily Kaya No.32: 'Iasily Kaya, Dirk Deity'

Scope and Content

Image of a stone carving of a ‘Dirk Deity’, in the Iasily Kaya , (Yazilikaya) rock sanctuary near Boghaz Keui, (Boğazkale, Turkey), which appears to be a carving of an upright sword topped by a male head wearing a god’s pointed hat.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Emulsion is slightly flaking.

Conditions Governing Use

The digital image is copyright of the University of Liverpool.

Related Material

Lantern Slide A2 45


Published in Garstang, (1910), Land of the Hittites, plate LXX and (1929), Hittite Empire, plate XXV.