Near Selçuk in Selçuk (district), Izmir Province, Turkey
Peristyle Courtyard of Dwelling Unit 6
Oturma Birimi 6'nın Peristil Avlusu
Peristylhof der Wohneinheit 6
Originally the perıstyle courtyard (31a) of Dwelling Unit 6 featuring 8 columns had at least two floors. The perıstyle made accessible the Northern and Western rooms, but also the large hall (31) in the south. Floors and walls are decorated with marble fittings, a basın is installed along the south side of the courtyard. According to the aedicula and to traces of a wooden wall cupboard on its North sıde room 31b was used for religious activities.
Oturma Birimi 6'nın 4 x 4 sütunlu peristil avlusu (31a) özgün haliyle en az iki katliydi. Buradan hen kuzeydeki ve batıkaki odalara de güneydeki büyük salona (31) ulaşılabilmekteydi Zemin ve duvarlarda mermer kaplama, güneydeki sütun sırası boyunca küçük bir çeşme havuzu görülmektedir Kuzey bitişikteki oda (31b) ise kuzey duvardaki bir aedicula ve eskiden ahşaptan imal edilmiş bu gömme dolabın kalıntıları nedeniyle en kültünün bulunduǧu mekan olarak tanımlanmıştır.
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Erected by Kültür ve Turizm Bakanlıǧı and Osterreichisches Archaologisches Institut.
Location. 37° 56.3′ N, 27° 20.492′ E. Marker is near Selçuk, Izmir Province, in Selçuk (district). Marker can be reached from Efes Yolu just from Dr. Sabri Yayla Boulevard (Route D515). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Selçuk, Izmir Province 35920, Turkey.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Hellenistic Fountain and the Hexagon (within shouting distance of this marker); Terrace House 2 (within shouting distance of this marker); The So-Called Alytarchs' Stoa (within shouting distance of this marker); Graffiti in Terrace House 2 (within shouting distance of this marker); The Temple of Hadrian (within shouting distance of this marker); The Latrine (within shouting distance of this marker); Terrace House 1 (within shouting distance of this marker); The Varius Bath (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Selçuk.
More about this marker. This marker is at Terrace House 2 on the grounds of the Roman city of Ephesus (Efes).
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 20, 2015, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 309 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 20, 2015, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.