Saturday, 14 March 2015
Little-Known Mysterious Prehistoric Site In Anatolia, Turkey Why Was It Abandoned And Destroyed By Fire?
Norsuntepe is located in the Keban area (modern eastern Turkey) on the Upper Euphrates, about 25 km from Elazig.
The crown of the hill, had an area of approximately 500 m to 300 m, within which settlement traces were detectable by archaeologists.
Excavations at Norsuntepe were conducted between 1968 and 1974 by the German Archaeological Institute archaeologists led by Harald Hauptmann, the Heidelberg professor of Prehistory and Early History.
Posted by Funtrest at 23:09