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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 Jun 07, 2018 05:16 PM History
An ancient settlement in central east Sicily, atop the Rocchicella, which included a sanctuary to the Divine Palikoi (pair of boiling lakes) within a grotto found on the hillside.

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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sanctuary (religious center), settlement, architectural complex

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 47 Palike

Town in central E Sicily, close to Palikon Limne (called Palicorum Stagna in Barrington Atlas)

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R.J.A. Wilson, Jeffrey Becker, Tom Elliott, Sean Gillies, Brady Kiesling, Perry Scalfano, and R. Talbert, 'Palike: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2018 <> [accessed: 14 July 2020]

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