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C_255

Album C 1905 - Syria, Turkey

Date taken: April 1905
Photographer: Gertrude Bell
Location: Kanytelideis - Turkey
Modern location:
Size: 8.6/11.5
Condition: Good
Subject date: Hellenistic
Description: [Kanytelis "place of blood" - according to legend, condemned criminals would be thrown into the cavern and eaten by wild animals. Rock cut tombs in cavern and rock cut reliefs of human figures, one reclining figure, one standing soldier. View from a distance]

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