After long time break, the excavations of the observatory were proceeded on
May–June in 1941 with the archeological group of the Samarqand complex
archeological expedition. This group was led by I. A. Sukharev, the scientific
officer of the Samarqand museum
The general view of the observatory's excavations. 1948 year
The Northern part of the excavations. 1948 year
Restored plan of the observatory on the level of the socle.
(according to the excavations in 1948 year)