The Cultural Heritage of Hittite Anatolia
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Hittite Historical Atlas

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Locations: Plain (Ova), Province: Kahramanmaraş , Village: İğde Beldesi

Inventory No 38
Old Name
Ancient Name
Highly Probable Ancient Name
Latitude N38º 08.583
Longitude E37º 06.861
Elevation 1227
Species Mound (Höyük)
Type Settlement
Height -
Width 186
Lenght 214
Area 39804
Periods Late Bronze Age II Imperial Hittite ~1350-1150
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
Iron Age I ~1150-900
Iron Age II ~900-

Location and geographical Features



It is located at the south of İğde and on the route to Ekinözü.



Nearest Ancient Road

Survey Findings Main group of findings in the mound is Hittite pottery. In addition to reddish and orange slip and good burnished wares, there are also some examples with pinkish buff fabric. Types of form are internally thickened rim plates, vases and pottery.


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