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Summary

Çakıllı-Vize Tumulus

Class:

  • Grave or burial field
  • visible
  • Location uncertain
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

Vize (Bizye)

Vize (Bizye)

Utsurgae

OmnesViae import TPPlace1974

Kastell Vize

Kastell Vize

Station Utsurgae

Station Utsurgae

Images

Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

Location is uncertain, coordinates to the eponimic village. The Tumulus of Çakilli was plundered by treasure hunters. A salvage excavation was conducted in 1995 yielded a number of sherds were found in the grave chamber. Tumulus was originally built during the late Bronze Age - Early Iron Age and re-use was during the mid- Iron Age.

See:

  1. http://www.tayproject.org/TAYages.fm$Retrieve?html=ages_maps_e.html&CagNo=10602&layout=web
  2. Zulkuf Yilmaz, Cakili tumulusu kurtarma kazisi, VII üze Çalışmaları ve Kurtarma Kazıları Sempozyumu,Ankara 1997,, pp. 105-130 [turkish]
  3. Olivier Henry, Ute Kelp, Tumulus as Sema: Space, Politics, Culture and Religion in the First Millennium BC,Walter de Gruyter 2016, p. 361, fig. 8