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Hittite Historical Atlas

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Locations: Plain (Ova) Valley (Vadi) River bank Mountain (Dağ) , Province: Kahramanmaraş , Village: Evcihüyük

Inventory No 40
Old Name
Ancient Name
Highly Probable Ancient Name
Latitude N38º 20.829
Longitude E37º 12.888
Elevation 1213
Species Mound (Höyük)
Type Settlement
Height -
Width 95
Lenght 155
Area 14725
Periods Late Bronze Age II Imperial Hittite ~1350-1150
Middle Bronze Age II Old Hittite ~1650-1550/1500
Late Bronze Age I Middle Hittite ~1550/1500-1350

Location and geographical Features





Nearest Ancient Road

Survey Findings In addition to Chalcolithic pottery, the mound produced Kura-Araxes pottery. And also, the survey material includes buff slipped and claret and red decorated pottery which is specific to the Old Hittite settlements in Elazığ-Malatya Region.


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