Armenian Medallion of the Period of the Van Kingdom

Armenian Medallion of the Period of the Van Kingdom – 8th-7th centuries BC

This silver medallion partially covered with gold depicts a deity sitting on a throne supported by lions. In front of the deity is a man whose hands are stretched out in prayer or as a sign of respect. The deity with a horned headdress on the throne, animals, the figure of a praying man – …

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