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Summary

Bronze Age settlement ca.3200-2100 BC. Zalpuwa?

Class:

  • Rural settlement
  • visible
  • Location ± 0-5 m.
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

İkiztepe

Ikiztepe necropolis. EBA cemetery.

Gadilon

OmnesViae import TPPlace2233

Roman Rd Amisos-Sinope

Roman Rd Amisos-Sinope

Images

Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

Zalpuwa - the Hittite city is sometimes associated with İkiztepe.

Ikiztepe site consists of two large, two small mounds. Tepe I was occupied from chalcolithic and bronze age periods.

Sources:

  1. Mariya Ivanova, The Black Sea and the Early Civilizations of Europe, the Near East and Asia, Cambridge University Press 2013, pp. 231 ff.
  2. Steadman, Sharon R.; McMahon, Gregory The Oxford Handbook of Ancient Anatolia: (10,000-323 BCE), 2011,  p. 160
  3. http://www.tayproject.org/TAYmaster.fm$Retrieve?YerlesmeNo=1279&html=masterEngDetail.html&layout=web
  4. https://tr.wikipedia.org/wiki/%C4%B0kiztepe_H%C3%B6y%C3%BC%C4%9F%C3%BC [turkish]