Sarfaraz said that the team found the channels
while they were attempting to drain the water that
had collected in several holes from previous
excavations at the site, which is located near
Borazjan in Iran’s southern province of Bushehr.
palace was built in an area with several springs,
and experts believe that the channels connected to
a pond, he added.
only know that the channels were made of huge
pieces of man-made stones. These stones show that
the latest high technology was used by the
Achaemenid era experts. They used to make a hard
mortar with silica and then placed bricks inside
the mortar before it dried to make huge pieces 2x1
meters,” he said.
unfinished palace in Charkhab is a unique example
of Achaemenid architecture