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Summary

Late Assyrian settlement - Girnavaz Höyüğü near Nusaybin/Nisibis.

Class:

  • Vicus or canabae
  • visible
  • Location ± 0-5 m.
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

Nisibis

OmnesViae import TPPlace2624

Nisibis-Tell Badan

Tell Badan - part of ancient Nisibis

Nisibis. Church of St. Jacob

Nisibis (Greek Νίσιβις; modern Nusaybin): ancient town in Mesopotamia, famous for its late-Roman school.

Images

Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

Gırnavaz Mound is a Late Assyrian settlement situated 4 km to the north of Nusaybin. It was inhabited continuously between the 4th millennium BC. and the 7th century BC.

See:

  1. S. Yücel Şenyurt , Late Assyrian Painted Pottery from Girnavaz, Eski Yakındoğu Kültürü Üzerine İncelemeler / In Memoriam İ.Metin Akyurt - Bahattin Devam Anı Kitabı,  Yayınevi: Arkeoloji Sanat Yayınları 1995, pp. 327-339 - https://www.academia.edu/2403532