Coralla

Coralla or Koralla (Ancient Greek: τὰ Κόραλλα) was a town of ancient Pontus on a cape of the same name. It is placed by Arrian, and the anonymous author of the Periplus, 100 stadia east of Philocaleia, and Philocaleia is 110 stadia east of Tripolis, a well-known position.[1]

Its site is located on Görele Burnu in Asiatic Turkey.[2][3]

References

  1. ^ Arrian. Periplus Ponti Euxini. 13.
  2. ^ Richard Talbert, ed. (2000). Barrington Atlas of the Greek and Roman World. Princeton University Press. p. 87, 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). "Coralla". Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography. London: John Murray.

Coordinates: 41°04′30″N 39°09′55″E / 41.075138°N 39.165352°E

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