The west terrace of Mount Nemrut with heads of the colossal statues and the tumulus. Heads of Zeus-Oromasdes, Commagene, Apollon-Mithras, Heracles-Artagnes and a guardian eagle. The UNESCO World Heritage Site at Mount Nemrut where King Antiochus of Commagene is reputedly entombed.
Photo ID: FC7_5365
Author: Frank Cornfield
(c)2012 Frank Cornfield
Photo size: 10.0 Mpixels (28.6 MB uncompressed) - 3875x2579 pixels (12.9x8.5 in / 32.8x21.8 cm at 300 ppi)
Photo keywords: Adiyaman, Anatolia, Apollon-Mithras, Archaeology, Asia, carving, Commagene, dawn, Eastern Anatolia, Famous Place, God, guardian eagle, Heracles-Artagnes, History, king, kingdom, Middle East, Monument, Morning, Mount Nemrut, mountain, Mythology, National Landmark, Nemrud Dagh, Nemrut Dagh, old, Old Ruin, Outdoors, rock, Sculpture, statue, stone, temple, Tomb, tourism, Travel, Turkey, Twilight, UNESCO World Heritage Site, Zeus-Oromasdes