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Mausoleum in Naxçivan City

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Perfectly proportioned, if gently leaning, Naxçivan’s architectural icon is a 26m brick tower dating from 1186. It’s decorated with geometric patterns and Kufic script (a stylised, angular form of Arabic) picked out…
Archaeological Site in Naxçivan City


The Naxçivan khans were buried in a squat, brick tomb complex with a simple blue-glaze dome, now over-restored and known simply as the İmamzadə. Directly above is a large graveyard and the mudbrick walls of what was…