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Summary

Çakıllı-Vize Tumulus

Class:

  • Grave or burial field
  • visible
  • Location ± 0-5 m.
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

Utsurgae

OmnesViae import TPPlace1974

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 yelded 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]