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Royal Hypogeum at Qatna

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: Gabriel Mckee Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Oct 26, 2019 05:54 PM History
Tomb VI at Qatna, known as the Royal Hypogeum, is a tomb complex located approximately 12 meters below the Royal Palace of Qatna. The tomb consists of a long corridor and 4 burial chambers, and contained approximately 20 burials.

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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  • Royal Hypogeum at Qatna at Qatna (2335 BC - 1600 BC)

catacomb, cemetery, necropolis

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Gabriel Mckee, 'Royal Hypogeum at Qatna: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2019 <> [accessed: 07 July 2020]

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