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Kernebi Höyüğü

Locations: Plain (Ova), Province: Kilis , Village: Duruca (former Kernebi village)

Inventory No 112
Old Name
Ancient Name
Highly Probable Ancient Name
Latitude N36°45'21.43''
Longitude E37°01'44.29''
Elevation 1631 fit
Species Mound (Höyük)
Type Settlement
Height 25
Width 280
Lenght 340
Area 95200
Periods Middle Bronze Age I Karum ~2000/1950-1700
Middle Bronze Age II Old Hittite ~1650-1550/1500
Iron Age II ~900-

Location and geographical Features



The conical mound is largerly underneath the modern village. There is a small waterbed to the north. Stone foundations can be observed on the eastern slope.



Nearest Ancient Road

Survey Findings pottery


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