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Yusuflu (AS 07)

Locations: River bank Valley (Vadi), Province: Hatay , Village:

Inventory No 5
   
Old Name
Ancient Name
Highly Probable Ancient Name
   
Latitude +36 35' 00.4"
Longitude +036 26'
Elevation 100
   
Species Mound (Höyük)
Type Settlement
   
Height 17
Width
Lenght
Area
   
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 Only one sherd of 2nd Millennium BC from Amuq Valley Regional Project material. Mineral tempered cookware with rope decoration is strong indication of MBA. Braidwood, the director of the previous survey project in the same region, also noted possible MBA for this site (1937).
   
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