Amos (Caria) 3 Turunc - Άμος

Ἄμος - Amos, Classical to Roman settlement in Caria, near Turunc, Turkey
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Latitude: 36.756400
Longitude: 28.266900
Confidence: High

Greek name: Ἄμος
Place ID: 368283UAmo
Time period: CHR
Region: Caria
Country: Turkey
Mod: Turunc

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Modern Description: A defensive wall reinforced with towers and a gateway is preserved on the hill of the Hellenistic acropolis. Inside are the ruins of a small temple, perhaps of Apollo Samnaios, with statue bases. On the NE slope, a small theatre with the altar to Dionysos. Sections of the outer defensive wall of the city with tower and gateway.
Wikidata ID: Q117386

Info: Archaeological Atlas of the Aegean

(Archaeological Atlas of the Aegean, Ministry of the Aegean)

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