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Summary

Temple of Dagan at Tuttul

Class:

  • Temple or sanctuary
  • visible
  • Location ± 25-100 m.
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

Tell Bi'a (Tuttul)

Tell Bia (Tuttul)

Callinicum ( Al-Raqqah )

Callinicum

Battle of Callinicum (531)

Battle of Callinicum (531)

Qasr al-Banat

Qasr al-Banat

Images

Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

The Code of Hammurabi (1792-50 BCE) names Dagan as the protector of the people of Tuttul.

 

See:

  1. Bradley L. Crowell, The development of Dagan: a sketch in: Journal of Ancient Near Eastern Religions 2001, vol. 1/1, pp. 32-83.