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Porphyrites (mountain)

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: S.E. Sidebotham
Contributors: R. Talbert, Brady Kiesling, 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 Nov 27, 2021 07:28 AM History
Porphyrites M. was the site of important quarries that supplied the Roman empire with porphyry.

27.216667, 33.266667

mountain, quarry

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 78 C3 Porphyrites M.

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Gebel Abu Dukhan

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S.E. Sidebotham, R. Talbert, Brady Kiesling, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Porphyrites (mountain): a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2021 <> [accessed: 21 April 2024]

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