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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: Jamie Novotny
Contributors: Jeffrey Becker
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Last modified Oct 28, 2020 10:10 AM History
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Tunni is a mountain in Tabal. Inscriptions of the ninth-century-BC Assyrian king Shalmaneser III (r. 858-824 BC) refer to it as "the mountain of silver."

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    • Tunni (Akkadian, 1000 BC - 720 BC)

unlocated, mountain


Although the exact location of Mount Tunni is uncertain, scholars generally locate it in the Bolkar Mountains, near mount Mulî. Some scholars, however, place is further north and east, in the Ala Mountains (Anti-Taurus Mountains). 

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Jamie Novotny, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Tunni: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2020 <> [accessed: 22 April 2024]

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