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Funerary monuments in the area between Kiz Kalesi (ancient Corycus) and Ayas (ancient Elaeussa Sebaste). The necropolis was inhabited by semi-nomadic groups, most probably Turkomans.
Tags: Animals, Architecture and built environment, Art and antiquities, Asia Minor, Ayaş / anc. Elaeussa Sebaste, Camels, Cilicia, Costume - Hats and headwear, Ethnic groups, Funerary monuments, Kiz Kalesi / byz. Corycus, Necropoleis, Necropolis of Corycus – Necropolis of Elaiussa Sebaste, Sarcophagi, Social sphere and everyday life, Tents, Turkey, Turkomans
1. View of Bagras Castle at Alexandretta (today Iskenderun). According to the legend, it was built by Gοdfrey of Bouillon, leader of the First Crusade. 2. View of the port of Alexandretta. 3. View of the bay of Tripoli, Lebanon. 4. Remains of the Cilician Gates.
Tags: Amanian Gate, Architecture and built environment, Asia Minor, Bagras Castle, Castles and fortresses, Cilicia, Cilician Gates, Crusaders, Gates, Godfrey of Bouillon, Gulfs and bays, Iskenderun / Alexandretta, Knights Templar, Lebanon, Maps, Ports, Ptolemy I Soter or Lagides, Ruins, Tripoli (Lebanon), Turkey, Views
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