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Marqasi (province)

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: Jamie Novotny
Contributors: Jeffrey Becker
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Last modified Sep 05, 2020 01:47 PM History
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Gurgum (kingdom) became an Assyrian province after Sargon II captured its capital Marqasi in 711 BC.

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    • Marqasi (Akkadian, 720 BC - 540 BC)



The governor of Marqasi held the post of eponym in the year 682 BC (reign of Sennacherib).

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Jamie Novotny, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Marqasi (province): a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2020 <> [accessed: 16 June 2024]

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