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Prusias ad Mare/Kios

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: C. Foss
Contributors: Jeffrey Becker, DARMC, Tom Elliott, Sean Gillies, Brady Kiesling, R. Talbert
Copyright © The Creators. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Jun 08, 2018 06:54 AM History
Prusias ad Mare/Kios was an ancient Greek city on the Propontis. The city joined the Aetolian League and was destroyed by Philip V of Macedon. Prusias I of Bithynia rebuilt the site, naming it for himself.

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.

40.432469, 29.15639

settlement, port

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 52 E4 Prusias ad Mare/Kios

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Gemlik

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C. Foss, Jeffrey Becker, DARMC, Tom Elliott, Sean Gillies, Brady Kiesling, and R. Talbert, 'Prusias ad Mare/Kios: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2018 <> [accessed: 10 July 2020]

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