Termera (Caria) 10 Asarlık - Τερμερα

Τερμερα - Termera, Classical to Hellenistic settlement in Caria (Aegean Turkey)
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Latitude: 36.995900
Longitude: 27.298400
Confidence: Low

Greek name: Τερμερα
Place ID: 370273UTer
Time period: CH
Region: Caria
Country: Turkey
Department:
Mod: Asarlık

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Modern Description: A SubMycenaean cemetery (11th century BC) which continued in use during the Early Iron Age. Near Assarlik on a hill above Ceşmebaşi (Asat). Termera, the most important Lelegian city before the founding of Myndus, took part in the synoecism of Halicarnassus. In the 6th and 5th centuries BC it was governed by a family of tyrants called 'Temnes'. An acropolis with ruined buildings and part of the outer fortification enceinte in which an arched gateway is also preserved.

Info: Archaeological Atlas of the Aegean

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


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