Iasily Kaya No.27: 'Iasily Kaya, Chief Priest possibly the King'

Scope and Content

Image of a stone carving of a male figure in the Iasily Kaya, (Yazilikaya) rock sanctuary near Boghaz Keui, (Boğazkale, Turkey), which could possibly be the chief priest or a king. Includes handwritten note stating ‘A2 slide 35’.

Access Information

As this negative was damaged it is now stored separately from the main collection.


Due to the condition of the negative the image was taken from the glass side of the negative, therefore the digital image is reverse of the true image.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Small section of the emulsion is damaged on one side of negative.

Conditions Governing Use

The digital image is copyright of the University of Liverpool.

Related Material

A line drawing of his carving can be seen in JG/X/4/7. Lantern Slide 35 A2


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