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Lydia/Maionia (region)

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: C. Foss, G. Reger, S. Mitchell
Contributors: R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, Jeffrey Becker
Copyright © The Creators. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified May 29, 2019 09:16 PM History
Lydia was a region in Western Asia Minor, situation between Ionia on the west, Caria on the south, Phrygia on the east, and Mysia on the north. It was home to an Iron Age kingdom (q.v), and gave its name to a succession of administrative areas of the Roman empire and other states.

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 56 F4 Lydia/Maionia

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: central interior W Anatolia

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C. Foss, G. Reger, S. Mitchell, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Lydia/Maionia (region): a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2019 <> [accessed: 09 July 2020]

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