Archaeological Excavation of Nerik

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Nerik was the religious center of tthe Hittites. In the 2nd millenium B.C. the Hittites ruled an empire that reached from western Turkey to the borders of Egypt.

Archaeologic Excavation of Nerik, Turkey

Archaeologic Excavation of Nerik, Turkey
Here is the Hittite religious center of Nerik. In the 2nd millenium B.C. the Hittites ruled an empire that reached from western Turkey (Troja belonged to the Hittite empire) to the borders of Egypt.In 2013 for the first time a group of Turkish arc...
Published 09/10/2013 by Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com

Archaeologic Excavation of Nerik, Turkey

Archaeologic Excavation of Nerik, Turkey
Archaeologic excavation of Nerik:Since 2009 the excavation is working in this well. As its depth is unknown, it needs a stabilization to prevent it from collapsing. This is done with a strong wooden construction that allows enlargement according t...
Published 14/10/2013 by Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com

Archaeologic Excavation of Nerik, Turkey

Archaeologic Excavation of Nerik, Turkey
Since 2009 the excavation is working in this well. As its depth is unknown, it needs a stabilization to prevent it from collapsing. This is done with a strong wooden construction that allows enlargement according to the needs of the excavation.
Published 14/10/2013 by Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com

Archaeologic Excavation of Nerik, Turkey

Archaeologic Excavation of Nerik, Turkey
For the excavation campaign 2013 the excavation house was enlarged. Here is the Hittite religious center of Nerik. In the 2nd millenium B.C. the Hittites ruled an empire that reached from western Turkey (Troja belonged to the Hittite empire) to th...
Published 06/10/2013 by Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com

Archaeologic Excavation of Nerik, Turkey

Archaeologic Excavation of Nerik, Turkey
Archaeologic excavation of Nerik, the religious center of the Hittite empire:In the 2nd millenium B.C. the Hittites ruled an empire that reached from western Turkey to the borders of Egypt.
Published 21/10/2013 by Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com

Archaeologic Excavation of Nerik, Turkey

Archaeologic Excavation of Nerik, Turkey
Archaeologic excavation of Nerik, the religious center of the Hittite empire:In the 2nd millenium B.C. the Hittites ruled an empire that reached from western Turkey to the borders of Egypt.
Published 21/10/2013 by Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com

Archaeological excavation of Nerik 12-03, Turkey

Archaeological excavation of Nerik 12-03, Turkey
In 2012 the Turkish ministry of culture had withdrawn the permissions to do an active arch. excavation from all foreign archaeologist. All we could do was a documentation of the last years work and cleaning of the arch. areas to do some aerial pho...
Published 16/12/2012 by Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com

Archaeological excavation of Nerik 12-02, Turkey

Archaeological excavation of Nerik 12-02, Turkey
In 2012 the Turkish ministry of culture had withdrawn the permissions to do an active arch. excavation from all foreign archaeologist. All we could do was a documentation of the last years work and cleaning of the arch. areas to do some aerial pho...
Published 16/12/2012 by Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com

Archaeological excavation of Nerik 12-01, Turkey

Archaeological excavation of Nerik 12-01, Turkey
In 2012 the Turkish ministry of culture had withdrawn the permissions to do an active arch. excavation from all foreign archaeologist. All we could do was a documentation of the last years work and cleaning of the arch. areas to do some aerial pho...
Published 16/12/2012 by Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com

Archaeological Excavation of Nerik 11-14, Turkey

Archaeological Excavation of Nerik 11-14, Turkey
Now in the fifth year of the archaeological excavations in Oymaagac, we hope for the final proof that this is the Hittite religious center of Nerik. In the 2nd millenium B.C. the Hittites ruled an empire that reached from western Turkey to the bor...
Published 29/03/2012 by Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com

Archaeological excavation of Nerik 11-11, Turkey

Archaeological excavation of Nerik 11-11, Turkey
For aerial photography there was a multicopter in use with a camera underneath. The only problem was landing because of very gusty wind. Here you can see a child trying to catch the landing multicopter.
Published 29/03/2012 by Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com

Archaeological excavation of Nerik 11-10, Turkey

Archaeological excavation of Nerik 11-10, Turkey
Overview at the excavation area. Now in the fifth year of the archaeological excavations in Oymaagac, we hope for the final proof that this is the Hittite religious center of Nerik. In the 2nd millenium B.C. the Hittites ruled an empire that reach...
Published 29/03/2012 by Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com

Archaeological excavation of Nerik 11-08, Turkey

Archaeological excavation of Nerik 11-08, Turkey
Short after sunrise work started at the excavation area. Now in the fifth year of the archaeological excavations in Oymaagac, we hope for the final proof that this is the Hittite religious center of Nerik. In the 2nd millenium B.C. the Hittites ru...
Published 30/03/2012 by Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com

Archaeological excavation of Nerik 11-06, Turkey

Archaeological excavation of Nerik 11-06, Turkey
Just before sunrise work starts at the excavation area. Now in the fifth year of the archaeological excavations in Oymaagac, we hope for the final proof that this is the Hittite religious center of Nerik. In the 2nd millenium B.C. the Hittites rul...
Published 30/03/2012 by Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com

arch. excavation of Nerik 11-03, Turkey

arch. excavation of Nerik 11-03, Turkey
Now in the fifth year of the archaeological excavations in Oymaagac, we hope for the final proof that this is the Hittite religious center of Nerik. In the 2nd millenium B.C. the Hittites ruled an empire that reached from western Turkey to the bor...
Published 01/04/2012 by Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com