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B097: Işıklar Necropolis Built Tomb

By Aphrodisias Regional Survey

Abstract

Local Name: Işıklar NecropolisLocal Information: North of Işıklar Necropolis main group; perhaps same as A105, "Işıklar Necropolis Tomb 5Latitude: 37.43.48.461Longitude: 28.43.29.044Elevation: 629.94mAxis: 90 eastDimensions: Chamber: W: 1.88m, D: 2.84m, pres. H: 2.44m ** Front Wall: Th: 0.57m; Back Wall: Th 0.42m ** Doorway: W: 0.91m, D: 0.56m"Antechamber": D: 0.42, W: 1.61mDescription: Single vaulted chamber cut into schist bedrock. Well-preserved; smallest vaulted chamber. Stones are mostly schist, mostly split but some worked; all mortared. Back wall mostly ripped out. In front of doorway is either the remains of an antechamber or a series of retaining walls to hold back the slope from the doorway

Topics: Tombs, 4: Roman
Year: 2006
OAI identifier: oai:deepblue.lib.umich.edu:2027.42/92621
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