The Seljuk Han of Anatolia
The Sevserek Han is located on the Malatya-Pötürge Road. The han stands on a flat stretch of ground in remote and scenic territory. Along the Nemrut road were seven other hans, including the Görk Han, Tepehan, Sevserek Han, Çat Han, Taskale Han 1 and 2.
mid-13th century (est)
STATE OF CONSERVATION, CURRENT USAGE
The han is in ruins, but it has been possible for scholars to reconstruct the plan.
BIBLIOGRAPHIC REFERENCES ALL TO VERIFY
Sinclair, T. A. Eastern Turkey: An Architectural and Archeological Survey, volume I-IV. London, 1989, vol. 4, p. 68.
Ünal, Rahmi Hüseyin. "Sevserek Hanı (Malatya-Pötürge) ve Yerhan (Erzincan-Refahiye) Hakkında Bir İnceleme", I. Milletlerarası Türkoloji Kongresi, 15-20.X.1973, İstanbul 1979, pp. 399-422.
Yavuz, A. T. "Concepts that Shape Anatolian Seljuq Caravanserais", p. 89, 91, fig. 26.
Yavuz A. T.. Anadoluda Eşodakli Selçuklu Hanlari, ODTU Mimarlik Fakültesi Dergisi (2:2), 1991, pp. 187-206.
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