Iasily Kaya No. 33: god Embracing priest

Scope and Content

Image of a stone carving of a god [thought to be Sutekh in Garstang’s Land of the Hittites] embracing a priest in the Iasily Kaya, (Yazilikaya) rock sanctuary near Boghaz Keui, (Boğazkale, Turkey). Handwritten note with the negatives states it is a 'priest' and also 'retain for expedition'. [Originally stored in envelope with JG/HIT/IK/33].

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Spots that could possibly be mould. Scratches and spotting to emulsion. Several pressure dents to film.

Conditions Governing Use

The digital image is copyright of the University of Liverpool.

Related Material

Line drawings of these figures can be found in JG/X/4/7 and JG/X/8/12.


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