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Mağaracık Höyüğü

Locations: Valley (Vadi), Province: Kilis , Village: Mağaracık

Inventory No 120
   
Old Name
Ancient Name
Highly Probable Ancient Name
   
Latitude N36°51'45.29''
Longitude E37°09'53.73''
Elevation 2460 fit
   
Species Mound (Höyük)
Type Settlement
   
Height 10
Width 80
Lenght 100
Area 8000
   
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

 

Description

It is a small mound settlement with Balık stream running to its south. It is surrounded with fileds and orchards. A gresat number of stones on the top were collected from the surrounding fields. Stone walls belonging to buildings can be observed on the surface.

 

   

Nearest Ancient Road

   
Survey Findings pottery
   
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