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Tillya tepe

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: St J. Simpson, F. Hiebert, P.L. Kohl
Contributors: DARMC, Gabriel Mckee, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Jeffrey Becker, Tom Elliott
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Last modified Aug 28, 2021 04:46 PM History
Tillya tepe ("Golden Hill" or "Golden Mound") is an archaeological site in northern Afghanistan near Sheberghan. A hoard of approx. 20,000 gold ornaments and coins were discovered in six tombs dating to the first century BC.

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settlement, catacomb, cemetery, necropolis

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 98 G1 Tillya tepe

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Tillya tepe, along Kugantag Dar'ya TKM

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St J. Simpson, F. Hiebert, P.L. Kohl, DARMC, Gabriel Mckee, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Jeffrey Becker, and Tom Elliott, 'Tillya tepe: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2021 <> [accessed: 28 March 2023]

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