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Doğantepe

Locations: Plain (Ova), Province: Amasya , Village: Doğantepe

Inventory No 49
   
Old Name Zara
Ancient Name Virasia
Highly Probable Ancient Name Hakmiş
   
Latitude
Longitude
Elevation
   
Species Mound (Höyük)
Type Settlement
   
Height 40
Width 400
Lenght 300
Area 120000
   
Periods Middle Bronze Age II Old Hittite ~1650-1550/1500
Late Bronze Age I Middle Hittite ~1550/1500-1350
Late Bronze Age II Imperial Hittite ~1350-1150
Middle Bronze Age I Karum ~2000/1950-1700
Iron Age II ~900-
   

Location and geographical Features

 

Description

Doğantepe yaklaşık 40 m yüksekliğinde ve 300 x 200 m boyutunda büyük bir yerleşmedir.

 

   

Nearest Ancient Road

   
Survey Findings We encountered with layers dating to Early Bronze Age II-III, Middle Bronze Age, Middle Iron Age, Late Iron Age and Hellenistic Age. We collected fragments of pottery with everted rim.
   
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