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Hecatompylos?/Komish/[(Shahr-i) Qumis]

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: M. Roaf, E.J. Keall
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 Jun 09, 2019 10:30 AM History
Hecatompylos? was an ancient city in Iran that served as the capital of the Parthian Arsacid dynasty by 200 BC. Alexander passed through in 330 BC and the city eventually became part of the Seleucid empire and later a capital of the Parthian empire.

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 96 C4 Hecatompylos?/Komish/[(Shahr-i) Qumis]

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Shahr-i Qumis

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M. Roaf, E.J. Keall, DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Hecatompylos?/Komish/[(Shahr-i) Qumis]: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2019 <> [accessed: 26 September 2020]

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