Sigeion (Troad) 92 Canakkale - Σίγειον

Σίγειον - Sigeion, Archaic to Classical settlement W of Canakkale in the Troad (Aegean Turkey)
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Latitude: 39.990100
Longitude: 26.180200
Confidence: Medium

Greek name: Σίγειον
Place ID: 400262USig
Time period: AC
Region: Troad
Country: Turkey
Department:
Mod: Canakkale

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Search for inscriptions mentioning Sigeion (Σιγει...) in the PHI Epigraphy database.

Modern Description: The first colonists in the area were Mytilenians, but from 508 BC it passed into Athenian hands.
The ancient city is located on the homonymous cape, near Giaur Köy (grave stele with bilingual inscription in Ionic and Attic dialect, in the British Museum).

Info: Archaeological Atlas of the Aegean

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


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