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Örenler

Locations: Valley (Vadi), Province: Sivas , Village: Yapak

Inventory No 89
   
Old Name
Ancient Name
Highly Probable Ancient Name
   
Latitude N39° 56.287'
Longitude E037° 38.82'
Elevation
   
Species Mound (Höyük)
Type Settlement
   
Height 25
Width 150
Lenght 200
Area 30000
   
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
Iron Age II ~900-
   

Location and geographical Features

 

Description

Due to agriculture the top section of the mound, measuring 30x40 m,i was levelled and flattened. Rock on the western slopes Show that the mound rises on a natural elevation. The settlement seems to have expandede towards the riverbed to the east.

 

   

Nearest Ancient Road

   
Survey Findings pottery
   
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