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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: R.B. Hitchner
Contributors: DARMC, R. Talbert, R. Warner, Jeffrey Becker, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott
Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Jan 04, 2014 12:47 PM History
Thelepte was a Roman city in Africa Byzacena. It achieved municipal status perhaps in the time of Vespasian and became a colonia under Trajan. The city played an important administrative role in fourth century AD north Africa.

Base map by Ryan M. Horne for Pleiades and the Ancient World Mapping Center (ancient terrain after the Barrington Atlas). Map interaction design and implementation by Sean Gillies, David Glick, Alec Mitchell, and Tom Elliott for Pleiades.

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Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 33 C3 Thelepte

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Medinet-el-Kedima

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R.B. Hitchner, DARMC, R. Talbert, R. Warner, Jeffrey Becker, Sean Gillies, and Tom Elliott, 'Thelepte: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2014 <> [accessed: 14 August 2020]

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