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Yeşilyurt Höyüğü

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

Inventory No 132
   
Old Name
Ancient Name
Highly Probable Ancient Name
   
Latitude N36°48'34.60''
Longitude E37°25'07.16''
Elevation 2084 fit
   
Species Mound (Höyük)
Type Settlement
   
Height 20
Width 180
Lenght 180
Area 32400
   
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 a medium-sized mound. The Beşgöz stream runs in the north and the modern settlement occupies the south and southwestern slopes. North slope was heavily destroyed by soil conveyance.

 

   

Nearest Ancient Road

   
Survey Findings pottery
   
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