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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: Jamie Novotny Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Mar 24, 2023 02:28 PM History
Dohuk is the capital of Dohuk Governorate in Iraqi Kurdistan. The modern city is located around the ancient site; the University of Dohuk campus is situated on top of the ruins of the ancient city (name not known).

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findspot, place of finding, settlement, settlement-modern

A black basalt stele of a high official of the Assyrian king Adad-nerari III is reported to have come from Dohuk. Presumably it originates from the high ruin mound.

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Jamie Novotny, Carolin Johansson, and Rune Rattenborg, 'Dohuk: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2023 <> [accessed: 01 March 2024]

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