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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
   
Latitude
Longitude
Elevation 690-718 m.
   
Species
Type
   
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

 

Description

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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