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The statues on the east terrace are set to face the rising sun. King Antiochus I ( on the left ) is seated next to the goddess Commagene-Tyche. At the centre is Zeus-Oromasdes, then Apollo-Mithras-Helios-Hermes and finally Herakles-Artagnes-Ares, whose head is seen here. They were flanked by statues of eagles and lions.
... The fallen heads have now been lined up in front of their respective statues.
Nemrut Dağı - East Terrace
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27 June 1982
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