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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: M.U. Erdosy
Contributors: DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott
Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Jan 26, 2016 10:10 AM History
A modern city of Sri Lanka whence a hoard of ancient coins (now in the British museum) that included locally minted, late Roman imitations.

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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Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 5 inset Matara

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Matara, SRI

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M.U. Erdosy, DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, and Tom Elliott, 'Matara: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2016 <> [accessed: 23 September 2020]

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