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The hunt for Laodicea: a Greek temple in Nahavand, Iran

The hunt for Laodicea: a Greek temple in Nahavand, Iran

The hunt for Laodicea: a Greek temple in Nahavand, Iran The Greek inscription and other Seleucid finds in Nahavand The chance discovery of an inscription in Nahavand in 1943 suggested the existence of a Greek temple (Figure 1). Based on the translation of the Greek inscription, the temple was built during the reign of Antiochus III (223-187 BC) (Robert 1949), in […]

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