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ID: 7594748
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/tgn/7594748

 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Aigai (deserted settlement)  Aigai (deserted settlement)

Coordinates:
Lat: 38 49 52 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 38.8310  decimal degrees
Long: 027 11 19 E  degrees minutes   Long: 27.1880  decimal degrees

Note: Ancient capital of the kingdom of Macedonia, with ruins including a decorated palace and a cemetary with over 300 tombs, including the tomb of Philip II (father of Alexander the Great). Now a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Names:
Aigai (preferred,C,V)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Asia (continent)  ....  Asia (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Turkey (nation)  ........  Turkey (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Manisa (province)  ............  Manisa (province) (P)
Hierarchy of Aigai (deserted settlement)  ................  Aigai (deserted settlement) (P)

Place Types:
deserted settlement (preferred, C)
ruins (C)
archaeological site (C)

Related geographic places:
capital of ....  Macedonia .......... (former nation/state/empire)
..................  (World, Europe) [7001349]
near/adjacent to ....  Vergina .......... (inhabited place)
..............................  (World, Europe, Greece, Macedonia, Imathía regional division) [5004273]

Sources and Contributors:
Aigai..........  [VP Preferred]
..............  AATA database (1995-)
Subject: .....  [VP]
..................  AATA database (1995-)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
..........  UNESCO World Heritage Centre [online] (1992-) accessed 18 July 2017

 

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