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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: E.N. Borza
Contributors: DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Jeffrey Becker, G. Reger, Tom Elliott
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Last modified Mar 08, 2018 03:51 PM History
Aianteion was a port town in the Troad located near the putative Tomb of Ajax, with which it shared a name.

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settlement, port, settlement-modern

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 51 G5 Aianteion

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Kumkale TKY

Cook 1973 87 argues for the placement of a Roman harbor town by the name of Aianteion, although argues against a Greek precursor in the same location as the territory would have, at the point, belonged to Rhoeteum.

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E.N. Borza, DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Jeffrey Becker, G. Reger, and Tom Elliott, 'Aianteion: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2018 <> [accessed: 26 May 2024]

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