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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: N.B. Millet
Contributors: DARMC, R. Talbert, Tom Elliott, Jeffrey Becker, Sean Gillies, Francis Deblauwe
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Last modified Mar 26, 2017 11:42 AM History
An ancient settlement on the eastern bank of the Nile, located between Meroe and the fifth cataract. Probably modern Berber in Sudan.

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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See Further:

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 82 D4 Scammos

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Berber? [Sudan]

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N.B. Millet, DARMC, R. Talbert, Tom Elliott, Jeffrey Becker, Sean Gillies, and Francis Deblauwe, 'Scammos: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2017 <> [accessed: 01 June 2020]

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