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Uzunoğlan Tepesi

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

Inventory No 226
Old Name
Ancient Name
Highly Probable Ancient Name
Elevation 690-718 m.
Height 10 m.
Width 200 m.
Lenght 150 m.
Area 30000
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



It is now flooded by the Karakaya Dam Lake.



Nearest Ancient Road

Survey Findings Few sherds of Middle-Late Bronze Age fine, plain simple, central Anatolian Hittite and painted wares (ware types 3.1, 3.2, 3.3 and 3.10) have been collected. A few probable Iron Age sherds have been also found (Özdoğan 1977: 22).
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