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Tylos (island)

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: D.T. Potts
Contributors: Sean Gillies, Jeffrey Becker, Brady Kiesling, R. Talbert, Tom Elliott
Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Jul 07, 2019 10:36 AM History
Tylos is the ancient name for Bahrain, renowned in antiquity as a center of pearl trading.

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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  • Τύλος (Tylos: Ancient Greek, 330 BC - AD 300)


Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 95 C3 Tylos Ins.

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Bahrain

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D.T. Potts, Sean Gillies, Jeffrey Becker, Brady Kiesling, R. Talbert, and Tom Elliott, 'Tylos (island): a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2019 <> [accessed: 26 May 2020]

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