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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: Tom Elliott
Contributors: Thomas Mertens, Christopher W. Jones
Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified May 11, 2022 02:39 PM History
This modern village in Turkey's Şanlıurfa province is the site of a subterranean complex discovered in 2017 and only partially excavated. The excavated portion of the complex can be dated to the Neo-ssyrian period, thanks to the presence of an unfinished, rock wall panel depicting a divine procession with some divine figures labeled in Aramaic.

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building, settlement-modern

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Tom Elliott, Thomas Mertens, and Christopher W. Jones, 'Başbük: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2022 <> [accessed: 28 February 2024]

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