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Samadolu Höyüğü

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

Inventory No 56
   
Old Name
Ancient Name
Highly Probable Ancient Name
   
Latitude
Longitude
Elevation
   
Species Mound (Höyük)
Type Settlement
   
Height 15
Width 100
Lenght 70
Area 7000
   
Periods Middle Bronze Age I Karum ~2000/1950-1700
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
   

Location and geographical Features

 

Description

 

   

Nearest Ancient Road

   
Survey Findings The mound contains settelements dating to Early Bronze Age I-III, Middle Bronze Age, Late Bronze Age, Middle Iron Age, Late Iron Age, Hellenistic and Roman Period. Among the examples dating to Middle Bronze Age are fragments of a pot with internally thickened lip and round body, a vessel with everted rim and carinated body and, a piece of a body with horizontal handle. The only example dating to Late Bronze Age is a fragment of a pot with internally and externally thickened lip and lightly flaring rim.
   
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