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Akhisar

Quarry

Coordinates: 38.91°N 27.83°E

Turkey / Asia

Location

Details

Stone:

Alabaster,

Bibliography:

Colak and Lazzarini 2002

Location:

Ancient Thyatira

Material:

A variety of banded alabaster similar to Egyptian onyx, used in Archaic period and later, and exported in Roman period; and a fine-grained grey-white marble, used locally in the Roman period

Bibliography

Çolak - Lazzarini 2002.

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