The Cultural Heritage of Hittite Anatolia
An International and Interdisciplinary Project for a

Hittite Historical Atlas

back to list

AS 208 - Temel Kizilkaya

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

Inventory No 177
Old Name
Ancient Name
Highly Probable Ancient Name
Latitude N 36 25' 33.1"
Longitude E 036 30'
Species Mound (Höyük)
Height 62
Width 250
Lenght 250
Area 62500
Periods Middle Bronze Age I Karum ~2000/1950-1700
Middle Bronze Age II Old Hittite ~1650-1550/1500

Location and geographical Features



Main part of site consists of large building of massive limestone blocks, weathered and roughly dressed. Building is 16.4 x ca. 62 m; building, which is partly robbed of stones, is associated with Early and Middle Bronze Age pottery; S of dolmen field (AS 207); surrounded by 'tombs' or 'cisternes';
10 caves at base of SE slope



Nearest Ancient Road

Survey Findings Pottery
  Filled by (09.10.2013 12:43:09)
last edited by ()