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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: C. Foss, G. Reger
Contributors: DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Jeffrey Becker, Noah Kaye, Tom Elliott, Phoebe Acheson
Copyright © The Creators. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Nov 08, 2019 03:15 PM History
An ancient settlement and sanctuary site on the Cnidus (modern Reşadiye/Datça) peninsula.

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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  • Less than certain: Triopium at Emecik (550 BC - 30 BC)

settlement, sanctuary (religious center)

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 61 F4 Emecik

The excavators report to Current Archaeology in Turkey that "the sanctuary ... was in use from the Late Geometric and a monumental temple was built there in the Archaic period. The site was then apparently abandoned until the Hellenistic period. An early Byzantine church was also found at the site.

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C. Foss, G. Reger, DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Jeffrey Becker, Noah Kaye, Tom Elliott, and Phoebe Acheson, 'Emecik: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2019 <> [accessed: 05 August 2020]

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