Map 4: LOCATIONS OF THE SANCTUARY OF LEUKOTHEA IN KOLCHIS
Author: Altay Coşkun, Waterloo ON
Cartographer: Stone Chen, Waterloo ON
Base Maps: The Black Sea Area Based on Arrian around 130 C.E., by Richard Talbert et al. (Ancient Mapping Center – UNC-CH Library Controlled Access, August 26, 2008); also: Barrington Atlas, ed. by Richard Talbert, Princeton 2000; Google Maps / Earth 2019.
Main Source: Strabo, Geography (1st cent. BC/AD). Cf. Ps.-Scylax (4th cent. BC); Pliny, NH 6 (1st cent.); Appian, PPE (2nd cent.); Tabula Peutingeriana (4th cent. AD); Procopius, Wars (6th cent. AD).
© Altay Coşkun, University of Waterloo, 2019. Contact: acoskun at uwaterloo.ca
First publication in print: Altay Coşkun: ‘Searching for the Sanctuary of Leukothea in Kolchis’. To be included in A.C. (ed.): Studies in the Mithradatic Dynasty, Historical Geography and Ethnic Constructs around the Black Sea Littoral. Methodological Advances and Interdisciplinary Perspectives (ca. 2020).