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AS 129 - Tell Salihiyyah

Locations: Plain (Ova) Valley (Vadi) River bank , Province: Hatay , Village:

Inventory No 161
Old Name
Ancient Name
Highly Probable Ancient Name
Latitude N 36 14' 25.3"
Longitude E 036 27'
Species Mound (Höyük)
Height 19
Width 180
Lenght 250
Area 45000
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

Location and geographical Features



High mound steep at all sides except at the NW side which is gently sloping downwards; mound consists of 2 tops, divided by a low saddle and of which the E top is the highest; broad valley cutting mound on SE and NW sides may indicate the former location of gates



Nearest Ancient Road

Survey Findings Pottery
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