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A. 01. 4 Stein, 1928, Vol. 2, 939-940; Vol. 3, P1. A. A. A. iA. A. A. A. A. 026. 6 Refer to discussions of this and the nearby bridge, Takht-i-pul, in Tate, 1910-1912, Vol. , 294; Stein, 1928, Vol. 2, 937-938. mound crowned by ruins about 1 mile north of this site was observed but not visited. Some 6 miles south on the west bank of the Farah Rud was a ruined Islamic building about 75 by 50 yards in dimensions. POrrERY6 1. Seistan Ribbed ware 2. Nad-i-Ali Ridged (Fig. 9b) 3. ; (b) several sherds of a dark, almost gray or grayware, different in appearance, however, from 3a.

50 meters) a brick wall or platform was encountered. The bricks of the exterior wall measured 133 by 133 by 3i inches; those of the interior wall, 221 by 11 by 31 inches. The pottery in Period II is especially important. It includes yellow or red jars with some incised decoration,. 6 1 Ghirshman, 1939, 17, P1. 3. immediately preceding Achaemanian; see Berghe, 1959, 17. 3 Ghirshman, 1939, P1. A. A. 75. 4 Ghirshman, 1939, P1. A. A. A. A. 84. 6Ghirshman, 1939, P1. A. A. 85. 2 Or Stone objects found included mortars and pestles.

1, 21. 8 Note, especially, Le Strange, 1930, 335 and footnote. , Mohammad of Ghazni defeated Khalaf, a powerful reigning prince of probably Kaiani descent and a patron of learning and religion. , when Khalaf's son was restored as its ruler under the aegis of the Seljuk rulers of Iran. D. ). 2 In spite of the general depression of Iran under early Mongol rule, the province continued to flourish, though probably not so fully as previously. 4 The Kaiani rulers of Seistan submitted, at least nominally, to the Karts, the ruling line ofHerat.

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