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Abkuk

Quarry

Coordinates: 37.27°N 27.58°E

Turkey / Asia

Location

Details

Stone:

White Marble, Cipollino, Coloured Marble,

Bibliography:

Mielsch 1985: 46; Gnoli 1988: 243-245; Monna and Pensabene 1977: 109-113; Andreoli et al. 2002

Location:

Between villages of Abkuk (ancient Basilicus) and Asin (ancient Iasos),

Material:

Red-pink and white marble (cipollino rosso), used locally and exported regionally and inter-regionally

Bibliography

Monna - Pensabene 1977: 109-113; Mielsch 1985: 46; Gnoli 1988: 243-245; Andreoli - Berti et al. 2002.

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