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Qalat al-Bahrain

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: D.T. Potts
Contributors: DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, Jeffrey Becker
Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Jul 06, 2019 09:42 PM History
An ancient settlement with evidence from occupation stretching from 2300 BC to the sixteenth century AD that was at one time the capital of the Dilmun civilization. Qal’at al-Bahrain was listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2005.

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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Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 95 C3 Qalat al-Bahrain

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Qalat al-Bahrain, BAH

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D.T. Potts, DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Qalat al-Bahrain: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2019 <> [accessed: 03 July 2020]

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