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The Sassanians built their larger ancient city, the Giaur Kala, to the south of the Erk Kala in the 3rd C. BC - little remains
The Sassanians built their larger ancient city, the Giaur Kala, to the south of the Erk Kala in the 3rd C. BC - little remains
Panoramic view of the Erk Kala from the southern wall
Panoramic view of the Erk Kala from the southern wall
If you look close, you can make out some ancient bricks that have not yet melted away to mud
If you look close, you can make out some ancient bricks that have not yet melted away to mud
The Citadel Erk Kala was in use through the early Islamic period
The Citadel Erk Kala was in use through the early Islamic period
Ruins of a large building in the Giaur Kala
Ruins of a large building in the Giaur Kala
The Mausoleum of Sultan Sanjar in the center of the Soltankala to the west of the Erk Kala and Giaur Kala
The Mausoleum of Sultan Sanjar in the center of the Soltankala to the west of the Erk Kala and Giaur Kala
The large mound in the center of the Erk Kala - the remains of the ancient palace
The large mound in the center of the Erk Kala - the remains of the ancient palace
Remains of one of the large towers of the Erk Kala
Remains of one of the large towers of the Erk Kala
Tower of the Erk Kala
Tower of the Erk Kala
Excavations of the gate to the second ancient city, the Hellenistic Giaur Kala
Excavations of the gate to the second ancient city, the Hellenistic Giaur Kala
It's difficult to believe there was once a huge city here - Giaur Kala
It's difficult to believe there was once a huge city here - Giaur Kala
Remains of ancient bricks at an excavation site inside the Giaur Kala
Remains of ancient bricks at an excavation site inside the Giaur Kala
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