Peium

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Peium or Peion (Ancient Greek: Πήιον), also known as Peon, was a fortress of the Tolistoboii in ancient Galatia, where Deiotarus kept his treasures.[1]

Its site is located near Tabanlıoğlu Kale, Asiatic Turkey.[2][3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Strabo. Geographica. xii. p. 567. Page numbers refer to those of Isaac Casaubon's edition.
  2. ^ Richard Talbert, ed. (2000). Barrington Atlas of the Greek and Roman World. Princeton University Press. p. 86, and directory notes accompanying.
  3. ^ Lund University. Digital Atlas of the Roman Empire.

 This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domainSmith, William, ed. (1854–1857). "Peium". Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography. London: John Murray.

Coordinates: 40°09′27″N 32°03′29″E / 40.15746°N 32.0579925°E / 40.15746; 32.0579925