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Putoğlu (AS 166)

Locations: Valley (Vadi), Province: Hatay , Village: Üçtepe

Inventory No 47
   
Old Name Üçtepe
Ancient Name
Highly Probable Ancient Name
   
Latitude +36 17' 20.1"
Longitude +036 31'
Elevation 116
   
Species Mound (Höyük)
Type Settlement
   
Height 14
Width 140
Lenght 150
Area 21000
   
Periods Middle Bronze Age I Karum ~2000/1950-1700
Middle Bronze Age II Old Hittite ~1650-1550/1500
   

Location and geographical Features

 

Description

 

   

Nearest Ancient Road

   
Survey Findings Small amount of 2nd Millennium BC material from Amuq Valley Regional Project. Globular jar, short neck jar with raised horizontal lines, krater and hemispherical pithos with flanged rim grooved at the top are typical of both earlier and later parts of MBA. Braidwood, the director of the previous survey project in the same region, also noted MBA for this site (1937)
   
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