Antiochos & Hercules

17 May 2013

Another relief at Arsameia shows Antiochosshaking hands with a naked Hercules. Below it the well preserved inscriptions tell the story of how the city was founded and the building of the holy burial area as well as detailed instructions about how to carry out the rites that needed to be performed.

Focal Length:24mm
Aperture:f/4
ISO:100
Exposure:1/1000 sec
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asia nemrut dagi turkey
Eastern Turkey (64 of 75)
 
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