Visual Timeline: Trapezus

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756 BCE: Founding of Trapezus.
 
630 BCE: Cimmerians destroy Trapezus.
 
400 BCE: Remains of Cyrus the Younger's Persian army arrive in Trapezus.
 
 
75 BCE: Trapezus is part of the Pontic Kingdom of Mithradates VI.
 
50 CE: Rome recognizes Trapezus as free city.
 
257 CE: Visigoths attack Trapezus.
 
258 CE: Sasanian Persians attack Trapezus.
 
824 CE: Trapezus becomes capital of the military distric of Chaldia.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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