buildings have spoiled all the old strata at the
site, but the few recent excavations have
determined that the square was a very big site
with only a few structures, because we could find
no remarkable ruins even in the intact strata,”
Mohsen Javari added.
700-year-old Atiq Square is located in downtown
Isfahan. In excavations carried out at the site in
recent years, archaeologists have discovered some
ruins and artifacts from the Ilkhanid era. They
have also unearthed ruins of a workshop, which may
have been used for oil extraction.
are still working on the site, but they have lost
hope about finding any old strata there, Javari