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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: D.T. Potts
Contributors: DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, Jeffrey Becker
Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Nov 14, 2022 04:19 PM History
Opone, mentioned in the first-century A.D. Periplus of the Erythraean Sea, was a trading center located in the Horn of Africa, likely in the area of present day Hafun, Somalia.

10.4160905, 51.2760513

station (road or coastal), settlement-modern

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 4 D3 Opone

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Hafun main or west side site (S side of peninsula) SOM

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D.T. Potts, DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Opone: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2022 <> [accessed: 01 March 2024]

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