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Colophon, from a map of Greek and Phoenician Settlements in the Mediterranean Basin about 550 B.C.

Colophon, from a map of Greek and Phoenician Settlements in the Mediterranean Basin about 550 B.C.

Perry-Castañeda Library Historical Atlas by William R. Shepherd http://www.lib.utexas.edu/maps/
Colophon was an ancient Ionian Greek city in Lydia. It was one of 12 Ionian cities in a league described by Herodotus as comprised of Miletus, Myus, Priene, Ephesus, Colophon, Lebedus, Teos, Clazomenae, Phocaea, Chios, Erythrae and Samos.

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