Meshkin Shahr

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  • Roofing covers to protect 'city of the mouthless' 2021-04-28 08:07

    Roofing covers to protect 'city of the mouthless'

    TEHRAN – A series of custom-made roofing covers have been constructed over Shahr-e Yeri, a unique archaeological site in northwest Iran, which is sometimes referred to as the “city of the mouthless”.

  • Protective roofs covering ‘city of the mouthless’ 2020-11-18 19:04

    Protective roofs covering ‘city of the mouthless’

    TEHRAN – Several protective roofs, supported by steel and concrete columns and bases, are being constructed over the ancient Shahr-e Yeri, an archaeological site and cemetery referred to as the “city of the mouthless”.

  • Meshkinshahr Gold Bowl 2020-09-22 19:30

    Millennia-old gold bowl to go on display in Meshkinshahr

    TEHRAN – A 3000-year-old gold bowl, which was discovered from illegal diggers almost seven years ago in a village near Meshkinshahr, the northwestern province of Ardebil, will go on display during the next Iranian calendar year 1400 (starts on March 20, 2021).

  • Project to restore Sassanid-era fortress started 2020-08-04 19:31

    Project to restore Sassanid-era fortress started

    TEHRAN – A team of cultural heritage experts and restorers has started a project on Qaleh Kohneh, aiming to rehabilitate parts of the ruined Sassanid-era (224 CE–651) fortress, which is situated in Meshkinshahr county, northwest Iran.

  • 15 sites of prehistoric petroglyphs identified in northwest Iran 2020-06-01 19:14

    15 sites of prehistoric petroglyphs identified in northwest Iran

    TEHRAN - A total of fifteen archaeological sites, which embrace a wide variety of prehistoric petroglyphs and rock-carved arts, have been identified in the plains of Meshginshahr county, northwest of the country.  

  • Over 10,000 petroglyphs identified in northwest Iran  2020-05-09 11:28

    Over 10,000 petroglyphs identified in northwest Iran 

    TEHRAN – More than 10,000 new ancient petroglyphs and rack-carved arts have been discovered across the northwestern plains of Meshginshahr county. 

  • Iran’s “city of the mouthless” to get more attention! 2018-08-09 09:38

    Iran’s “city of the mouthless” to get more attention!

    TEHRAN – Shahr-e Yeri, a unique archaeological site in northwest Iran, is set to be turned into a national heritage base, a privilege that may bring more attention to the ancient city sometimes referred to as the “city of the mouthless”.