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Kırasa Tepesi

Locations: Plateau (Yayla) River bank , Province: Elazığ , Village: Kırasa

Inventory No 227
   
Old Name
Ancient Name
Highly Probable Ancient Name
   
Latitude
Longitude
Elevation 650 m.
   
Species
Type
   
Height 3 m.
Width 50 m.
Lenght 20 m.
Area 1000
   
Periods Middle Bronze Age II Old Hittite ~1650-1550/1500
Late Bronze Age I Middle Hittite ~1550/1500-1350
Iron Age I ~1150-900
Iron Age II ~900-
   

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 wares (ware type 3.10) and Iron Age groveed and red-slipped wares (ware type 4.1 and 4.8) have been collected (Özdoğan 1977: 77).
   
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