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Salhan Höyüğü

Locations: Plain (Ova), Province: Kilis , Village: Alahan

Inventory No 129
   
Old Name
Ancient Name
Highly Probable Ancient Name
   
Latitude N36°39'01.03''
Longitude E37°25'56.28''
Elevation 1646 fit
   
Species Mound (Höyük)
Type Settlement
   
Height 30
Width 150
Lenght 200
Area 30000
   
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 an ovel mound lying in northeast-southwest direction. It is mostly occupied by modern settlment. The northern slope was largely destroyed by soil conveyance.

 

   

Nearest Ancient Road

   
Survey Findings pottery
   
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