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Creators: A. Hausleiter, M. Roaf, E.J. Keall
Contributors: R. Talbert, Johan Åhlfeldt, Jeffrey Becker, W. Röllig, Tom Elliott, H. Kopp, DARMC, Sean Gillies, B. Siewert-Mayer, Francis Deblauwe, Eric Kansa
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The capital of Astyages (Istuvegü), captured by Cyrus the Great in 549 BC. The site served as a summer residence for both Persian and Parthian kings.


Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 92 D2 Ecbatana/Hagmatana/Achmeta/Epiphaneia/Ahmadan

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Hamadan

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Hausleiter, A., M. Roaf, E. Keall. "Places: 903021 (Ecbatana/Hagmatana/Achmeta/Epiphaneia/Ahmadan)". Pleiades. <> [Accessed: June 27, 2016 1:45 am]

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