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Hayyım Tepe

Locations: Plateau (Yayla) River bank , Province: Malatya , Village: Tecirlik

Inventory No 199
   
Old Name
Ancient Name
Highly Probable Ancient Name
   
Latitude
Longitude
Elevation 690 m.
   
Species Mound (Höyük)
Type
   
Height
Width 125 m.
Lenght 50 m.
Area 6250
   
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

 

Description

It is now flooded by the Karakaya Dam Lake. The site is 100 m south of the Dedekargın-Surrun road (Özdoğan 1977: 37).

 

   

Nearest Ancient Road

   
Survey Findings Few sherds of Middle-Late Bronze Age central Anatolian Hittite wares (ware type 3.3), coarse wares (ware type 3.8), red slipped ware and a few probable Iron Age sherds have been collected (Özdoğan 1977: 37).
   
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