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Saatli Höyüğü

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

Inventory No 138
Old Name
Ancient Name
Highly Probable Ancient Name
Latitude N36°47'41.17''
Longitude E36°52'13.55''
Elevation 1894 fit
Species Mound (Höyük)
Type Settlement
Height 20
Width 280
Lenght 330
Area 92400
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



It is a medium sized mound surrounded by high hills. It lies in east-west direction. The south and east section is flat due to agricultural activities. There is a dried stream bed running east-westi direction to north of the mound.



Nearest Ancient Road

Survey Findings Pottery, human bones


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