Sassanid-era (224–651)

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  • A view of Karaftu Caves in Iran’s Kordestan province. 2019-05-27 20:25

    Karaftu Caves visited by JICA experts

    TEHRAN – On Sunday, a delegation of experts from Japan International Cooperation Agency paid a visit to Karaftu Caves, which is a mixture of natural and human-made caverns, CHTN reported.

  • Restoration commences on Iran’s flood-hit Sassanid bridge   2019-05-07 22:57

    Restoration commences on Iran’s flood-hit Sassanid bridge  

    TEHRAN – Restoration work has commenced on Kashkan Bridge, a ruined Sassanid era (224–651) monument in western Iran, which further suffered from flooding in March.

  • A couple visit Sassanid-era bas-relief carvings at Taq-e Bostan, Kermanshah province. 2019-01-31 00:37

    A peek into Iranian art and architecture under Sassanids

    TEHRAN – In many ways, Iran under Sassanian rule witnessed tremendous achievements of Persian civilization. Experts say that during Sassanid era (224-651 CE), the art and architecture of the nation experienced a general renaissance.

  • 50 ancient objects restored in Mazandaran 2019-01-26 22:53

    50 ancient objects restored in Mazandaran

    TEHRAN – A select of 50 historical objects have recently been restored by teams of cultural heritage experts and restorers in Iran’s Mazandaran province, CHTN reported.

  •  Ancient pottery kiln unearthed in Rey 2018-08-12 09:12

     Ancient pottery kiln unearthed in Rey

    TEHRAN – A team of Iranian archaeologists has recently unearthed an ancient pottery kiln near Tepe Bahram in Moqimabad village of Rey, southern Tehran.

  • Sassanid-era potteries seized in southern Iran 2018-08-07 09:16

    Sassanid-era potteries seized in southern Iran

    TEHRAN – A total of twelve Sassanid-era potteries have recently been confiscated from people who were illegally excavating in Kazerun county, southern Fars province.

  • Archaeology team probe Amlash settlements  2018-06-26 10:25

    Archaeology team probe Amlash settlements 

    TEHRAN – A team of Iranian archaeologists and researches have resumed exploration activity in the Amlash region to find further clues about its ancient culture.

  • A view of newly-found prehistoric rock carvings in Isfahan province, central Iran 2018-01-17 19:52

    Isfahan a crossroads for ancient civilizations, traders: survey

    TEHRAN – Fresh archaeological survey on newly-found prehistoric rock carvings in Isfahan suggest the central Iranian province has been a crossroads for civilizations and traders since 5,000 years ago.

  • Falak-ol-Aflak fortress in Khorramabad, western Iran, is lit at sunset 2017-12-05 10:13

    Falak-ol-Aflak steady and in good condition: official

    TEHRAN – No physical threat poses Falak-ol-Aflak, a historical fortress in western Iran, as a wave of recent reports on social media hinted that the ancient brick structure has been partly hurt, a cultural heritage official said on Sunday.

  • The ruins of Sassanid-era Bishapur Royal Palace in Fars province 2017-05-27 18:55

    UNESCO experts to assess Iran’s natural, historical sites

    TEHRAN – A delegation of the UNESCO World Heritage specialists is scheduled to travel to Iran in summer in order to assess Arasbaran Protected Area in the northeast and the Ensemble of Historical Sassanid Cities in the south of the country.