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Murat Höyüğü

Locations: Plateau (Yayla) , Province: Kilis , Village:

Inventory No 125
   
Old Name
Ancient Name
Highly Probable Ancient Name
   
Latitude N36°53'06.58''
Longitude E36°54'54.97''
Elevation 2433 fit
   
Species Mound (Höyük)
Type Settlement
   
Height
Width 350
Lenght 350
Area 122500
   
Periods Middle Bronze Age I Karum ~2000/1950-1700
Middle Bronze Age II Old Hittite ~1650-1550/1500
Late Bronze Age I Middle Hittite ~1550/1500-1350
Late Bronze Age II Imperial Hittite ~1350-1150
Iron Age I ~1150-900
Iron Age II ~900-
   

Location and geographical Features

 

Description

It is the largest mound settlement on the Musapeyli plain. It rises on a hillside sloping south and dominates the plain there. It is largely occupied by modern settlement.

 

   

Nearest Ancient Road

   
Survey Findings pottery
   
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