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Maltepe

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

Inventory No 229
   
Old Name
Ancient Name
Highly Probable Ancient Name
   
Latitude
Longitude
Elevation 690-700 m.
   
Species
Type
   
Height 5 m.
Width 100 m.
Lenght 50 m.
Area 5000
   
Periods 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 Moderate quantities of Late Bronze Age fine, central Anatolian Hittite, plain simple and coarse wares (ware types 3.1, 3.3, 3.4 and 3.8) have been collected (Özdoğan 1977: 30).
   
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