Photos

Loading...

Use this tag in Flickr to mark depictions of this place's site(s):

pleiades:depicts=863840

or this one to mark objects found here:

pleiades:findspot=863840
Related Content from Pelagios

Loading...

You are here: Home Ancient Places Meschistha

Skip to content. | Skip to navigation

Meschistha

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: David Braund
Contributors: R. Talbert, Jeffrey Becker, W. Röllig, Tom Elliott, H. Kopp, DARMC, Sean Gillies, B. Siewert-Mayer, Diane Braund, Francis Deblauwe, Eric Kansa
Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Jan 11, 2014 10:51 AM History
Meschistha (modern Mtskheta (Georgian: მცხეთა)) is an ancient city in Georgia and was the capital of the Hellenistic kingdom of Iberia. Meschistha became a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1994.

https://pleiades.stoa.org/places/863840

41.839298, 44.706
    None

settlement

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 88 C3 Meschistha

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Mtskheta

Atom, JSON, KML, KML (Neighborhood), RDF+XML, Turtle

David Braund, R. Talbert, Jeffrey Becker, W. Röllig, Tom Elliott, H. Kopp, DARMC, Sean Gillies, B. Siewert-Mayer, Diane Braund, Francis Deblauwe, and Eric Kansa, 'Meschistha: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2014 <https://pleiades.stoa.org/places/863840> [accessed: 25 February 2018]

            {{cite web |url=https://pleiades.stoa.org/places/863840 |title=Places: 863840 (Meschistha) |author=Braund, D. |accessdate=February 25, 2018 8:24 am |publisher=Pleiades}}