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Summary

3rd-millennium BC city

Class:

  • City
  • visible
  • Location ± 0-5 m.
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

Tepe Sialk, Ziggurat

Teppe Sialk.

Tepe Sialk, northern hill

Fourth-millennium city

Jalali castle

Jalali castle

Images

Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

Tepe Sialk settlement in central Peria [Iran] dates back to fifth millenium BC . The southern Sialk was inhabited from ca 5000 BC to the early third millenium Bc. Then resettled in EBA and eventualy destroyed in the eighth century BC.

See:

  1. Contenau Georges. Les fouilles de Sialk en Iran [R. Ghirshman. Fouilles de Sialk près de Kashan, 1933, 1934, 1937 (Musée du Louvre, Département des Antiquités Orientales, Série archéologique. T. IV et V)]. In: Journal des savants, Avril-juin 1941. pp. 64-75..
  2. Arkadiusz Sołtysiak, Hassan Fazeli: Tepe Sialk (Iran), seasons 2008-2009,  Bioarchaeology of the Near East 4 (2010) , pp. 69–73

Third-millennium BC city