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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: I.E.M. Edlund Berry, A.M. Small Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
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An important city of Magna Graecia, Metapontum was located on the Gulf of Tarentum. The Achaeans were responsible for its foundation, perhaps as early as the eighth century B.C.

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Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 45 E4 Metapontum

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Metaponto

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I.E.M. Edlund Berry, A.M. Small, Jeffrey Becker, DARMC, Tom Elliott, Sean Gillies, Brady Kiesling, R. Talbert, and Jonathan Weiland, 'Metapontum: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2018 <> [accessed: 21 September 2018]

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