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Ancient settlement of Zanrgar-kala.

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Mark Tullius Cicero.

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The ancient settlement Zanrgar-kala is located in the Zhalagash district of the Kyzylorda region, 27.6 kilometers south and slightly east of the Zhanadarya village and 50.2 kilometers south-west of the Besaryk village and 14.4 kilometers north-west of the Koksenger hill height 171.2 meters above sea level.
The ancient settlement of Zanrgar-kala is located 3.3 kilometers northeast of the Sarly-tam mausoleum and belongs to the same historical period. Its layout has many features similar to the Sarly-tam settlement, a square citadel, the rounded outlines of a settlement with a diameter of 300 meters, a suburb adjoining the northern wall of the citadel.
However, there is a second outer wall covering a vast area of ​​the surrounding area, with irrigated fields and buildings. All the walls of the Zanrgar-kala settlement are strongly eroded, the lifting ceramic material is identical to the Sarly-Tam one in terms of the ratio of stucco and handicraft non-glazed ceramics.
The found fragments of irrigation vessels date back to the X - XI centuries.
Geographic coordinates of the ancient settlement of Zanrgar-kala: N44 ° 26'59.35 "E64 ° 50'58.88"

A.A. Tazhekeyev, R.T. Darmenov. "Bulletin of KazNU".  2012. Almaty