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Alacapınar Tepe (Hayrettin I)

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

Inventory No 54
   
Old Name
Ancient Name
Highly Probable Ancient Name
   
Latitude
Longitude
Elevation
   
Species Mound (Höyük)
Type Settlement
   
Height 15
Width 150
Lenght 100
Area 15000
   
Periods Middle Bronze Age I Karum ~2000/1950-1700
Middle Bronze Age II Old Hittite ~1650-1550/1500
Late Bronze Age II Imperial Hittite ~1350-1150
Late Bronze Age I Middle Hittite ~1550/1500-1350
   

Location and geographical Features

 

Description

 

   

Nearest Ancient Road

   
Survey Findings During the research, it is understood that the mound contains evidence related to Early Bronze Age II-III, Middle Bronze Age, Late Bronze Age, Middle Iron Age, Late Iron Age and Hellenistic Period. There is an example dating to Middle Bronze: fragment of a body with a horizontal handle. The only example dating to Late Bronze Age was fragment of a carinated and flaring pot.
   
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