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This is a fragment of a Basalt relief showing Teshub, the storm god. The rest of the relief (now in Ankara) depicts another figure helping the god to kill a lion. It comes from the so-called 'Herald's Wall' opposite the temple of the storm-god at Carchemish.

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This is a fragment of a Basalt relief showing Teshub, the storm god.  The rest of the relief (now in Ankara) depicts another figure helping the god to kill a lion.  It comes from the so-called 'Herald's Wall' opposite the temple of the storm-god at Carchemish.