If you wish to visit one of museums of Turkey – go to the Museum of the Old East
Rest in Turkey for youth assumes a trip to the Museum of the Old East (Eski Sark Eserleri Muzesi), is to the North from an entrance on the district of a complex and contains small, but impressing collection of artefacts from Anatoli, Egypt and Mesopotamia. Such museums of Turkey are decorated usually by pozdnekhettsky basalt lions on both parties from an entrance, they seem just cut out of a stone though treat the IX century BC, providing guidance on volume, in what marvellous condition the exhibits exposed in a structure have remained. Among their the oldest the known peace treaty, the contract of the Cadet (1280-1269) signed when fight on the river Orontes (at present — Asya-Nekhri in Anatoli) between the Pharaoh Ramzes II and hettsky tsar Muvatellish has not ended with a nobody’s victory (if you ask a question what sights in Turkey are, this contract – the worthy answer). In the contract it is written about the termination by both parties of hostilities and the promise of a mutual exchange of political refugees. At first it has been engraved on silver plates, but they have not remained. The same contract is written down by hieroglyphs on Ramzes’s II tomb in Febe, and his copy which is shown in a museum, has been found during excavation of the hettsky capital Hattushash. One more copy of this contract decorates an entrance in a building of the United Nations in New York.
What historical roots have museums of Turkey
You will understand soon, what excursions in Turkey actually should be visited. The yellow-blue relief with the image of animals in a corridor behind the first hall belongs to times of board of Nebuchadnezzar (604-562 BC) last hero tsar of Babylon. Once it decorated with itself(himself) a way of the processions lying from gate Ishtar to an altar where passed festivals in honour of coming of New year. New year in Turkey so is not celebrated now. The next exhibit has been brought from Nebuchadnezzar’s palace at gate Ishtar, and the 3rd most powerful relief which is in a hall No. 8, shows the hettsky tsar Urpalla presenting grain and grapes to god of Fertility. Pay attention that tourists receive the miniaturised figures of this god in Turkey. God is represented three times above human growth and put in pair of amazing shoes with the bent socks. This exhibit — a plaster copy of a relief which has been found in Ivriz-Kaye at Konyi and belongs to the VIII century BC. Among other exhibits the Sumer love poem and waxed plates for the letter with Sumer proverbs which treat the XVIII century BC. also the figure of a duck with an inscription which says that it is a weight and belongs to the priest by name of Musallim Marduk. The weight of a duck makes 30 g, and age — 4000 years that does her old known in the world girky. Though what new hotel in Turkey will offer such excursion.
The successful permit to Turkey will make your rest of Karaganda unforgettable.