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AS 167 - Catal Hoyuk

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

Inventory No 167
Old Name
Ancient Name
Highly Probable Ancient Name
Latitude N 36 17' 50.3"
Longitude E 036 32'
Species Mound (Höyük)
Height 30
Width 250
Lenght 400
Area 100000
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

Location and geographical Features



Large, high and prominent mound; surrounded by cotton fields; trenches of OI excavations eroded, but still visible; summit partly ploughed; large cut at NE side.



Nearest Ancient Road

Survey Findings Pottery
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