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Tillya Tepe - Wikipedia

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Tillya tepe, Tillia tepe or Tillā tapa (Persian: طلا تپه ) or is an archaeological site in the ... Tillya Tepe is located in the Western portion of the reg...

Afghanistan: Hidden Treasures From the National Museum, Kabul

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... coins, and the famous "Bactrian hoard," a collection of some 20,000 gold, silver , and ivory objects from burial plots at Tillya Tepe in northern Afghanistan.

Inside the Quest to Save Afghanistan's Bactrian Gold

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Nov 12, 2016 ... Meaning “golden hill,” Tillya Tepe is located in Bactria, an ancient region located in what is now part of Afghanistan, Uzbekistan, and Tajikistan.

Bactrian gold: A treasure hunt - The Economist

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Dec 18, 2003 ... This was once Bactria, where the Hellenic world briefly touched and ... Locals named it Tillya Tepe, or Hill of Gold, long before the Soviet ...

Afghanistan Significant Site 207. Tillya Tepe - CEMML

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Tillya Tepe. Alternate names: Tilla Tepe, Tillia Tepe, "Golden Hill" or "Golden Mound" Jauzjan Province. Five kilometers north of Sheberghan, among the dunes ...

Lost & Found | Arts & Culture - Smithsonian Magazine

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Crown from the Tillya Tepe, Tomb VI, 1st century BC - 1st century AD. ... Fifteen years before, the treasure, known as the Bactrian Hoard, had been secretly ...

The gold of Tillya Tepe and the discovery of the Bactrian hoard | The ...

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Oct 15, 2013 ... Written by: Alex Richards, Digital Marketing Coordinator One of the highlights of Afghanistan: Hidden Treasures for many people is the ...

Afghanistan displays its 'Hoard of Bactrian Gold' - Asia - Pacific ...

www.nytimes.com/2006/12/05/world/asia/05iht-guimet.3792910.html

Dec 5, 2006 ... Besides the objects from the site at Tillya Tepe, where six Bactrian tombs were found, the exhibit includes fragments of four gold bowls from ...

Sheberghan, Yemshi Tepe & Talayeh Tepe (also Tillya Tepe, Tillia ...

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Talayeh Tepe (also spelt Tillya Tepe, Tillia Tepe or Tillā Tapa and طلا تپه in Persian), ... These ornaments have been called the Bactrian Horde or Treasure.

Afghanistan | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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... gold found in the hoard at Tillya Tepe, which also dates to the first century. ... Age site of Tepe Fullol; the Greco-Bactrian city of Aï Khanum, founded by the ...