he first phase of the project to map all of Iran’s archaeological sites has been completed by a team of experts.The map was unveiled during a ceremony at the Cultural Heritage, Tourism and Handicrafts Organization (CHTHO) in Tehran on Monday. A total of 45,000 archaeological sites appear on the map, team director Abbas Moqaddam said at the ceremony. He said that the map was drafted based on available information. “However, the team did not have access to specific data, which are kept at some storehouses by certain experts,” he added.
Via David Connolly