Gonbad-e Kabood-e Maragheh (Turquoise Dome of Maragheh) doesn’t have any inscription to identify the time of its construction, but experts refer it to Saljuk Period. And some believes it was built at 593 lunar calendars (1196 AD).
On its façade there are exquisite tiles like jeweled between bricks. And because tiles are used less than bricks on this building, the outcome turns out very beautiful. Gonbad-e Kabood has 10 angels and each of them is more than 6 meters wide.
The decorations used in this building are different and unique with compare to other constructions built during of Seljuk and Ilkhanid dynasties.
Gonbadeh Kabood is registered as #135 on the National Iranian Heritage list since January 5 1932.