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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. They were flanked by statues of eagles and lions.
View from the south-east.
... The fallen heads have now been lined up in front of their respective statues.
Nemrut Dağı - East Terrace
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19 October 1986
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