University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology

Author: Charles K. Wilkinson

Islamic Archaeology in Iran

By: Charles K. Wilkinson

Islamic archaeology did not fully develop in Iran until after 1930 when the French monopoly of excavation in that country expired and the gates were open for all. The digging of the Islamic levels by the French at Susa was ably published in 1928 by R. de Koechlin but not preceded by excavation reports. Now […]