Monday, July 3, 2017

Figure 12

The Treaty of Kadesh (1274 BC), discovered at Boğazkoy, Turkey. Peace treaty made after the Battle of Kadesh between Ancient Egyptians, under Rameses II and the Hittites, under Muwatalli II (see Hattusilis II who finalized the treaty).

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Figure 173

Kunsthistorisches Museum (no. IX A 79) Photograph by James Steakley, PD Roman cameo of Gemma Augustea (AD 9–12). A depiction of Emperor...