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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: Jamie Novotny
Contributors: Tom Elliott
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Last modified Aug 13, 2020 08:35 AM History
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A fortress in the vicinity of Til-garimmu fortified by the Assyrian king Sargon II (r. 721-705 BC) against Urarṭu.

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    • Luhsu (Akkadian, 720 BC - 540 BC)

unlocated, fort, tower (deprecated)

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Luhsu is mentioned together with Anduarsalla, Anmurru, Kiaka, and Purṭir in royal inscriptions of Sargon II. It has been suggested that Luhsu is situated between Purteyrlu (Purṭir) and Nemerli (Anmurru).

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Jamie Novotny, and Tom Elliott, 'Luhsu: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2020 <> [accessed: 04 October 2023]

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