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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: R.J.A. Wilson Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Jan 01, 2019 10:03 AM History
Archaeological area near Sortino, in Sicily, famous for its large rocky necropolis. The place was occupied from the 13th century BC to the Byzantine period. Formerly identified with the ancient settlement of Herbessos, it is now more often associated with Hybla Gereatis.

37.139715, 15.03267

settlement, catacomb, cemetery, necropolis

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 47 G4 Pantalica

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Pantalica, village settlement

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R.J.A. Wilson, Sean Gillies, Valeria Vitale, Jeffrey Becker, Adam Rabinowitz, Tom Elliott, DARMC, R. Talbert, Jonathan Prag, and Lewin Ernest Staine, 'Pantalica: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2019 <> [accessed: 05 March 2024]

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