Marlic gold cup, norther Iran, Gilan, ca 1000 BC. جام طلایی مارلیک، شمال ایران، حدود ۱۰۰۰ پیش از میلاد با شمایل دو ردیف بز کوهی by:Virtual Museum of Iran Art / موزه مجازی هنر ایران (page on facebook).
“Ahurani’s themes are luck, health, longevity, harvest and fertility. Her symbol is water. Persians invoked Ahurani for prosperity, growth, fertility and insight through water libatio…
Shahbanu Azadeh of Bahramiyan Eranshar (Sassanid) by Gambargin on DeviantArt
"Through the purifying eternal flame, we shall cleanse the world of all that is unholy. Our Shahanshah has spoken, his will shall be done" concept drawi... Shahbanu Azadeh of Bahramiyan Eranshar (Sassanid)
The most notorious piece mentioned is a 7th century (1600s) Iranian silver griffin-shaped rython, a ceremonial drinking vessel. Widely considered the premier griffin of antiquity, it was looted from Kamalkarra Cave, in the western highlands of Iran between1989 and 1992.
The agate seal of belonging to the sassanian queen of shahpur III, 383-388 AD, french national heritage museum . مهر عقیق با شمایل ملکه شاهپور سوم ساسانی، ۳۸۳تا ۳۸۸ میلادی، موزه میراث ملی، فرانسه
Behnaz Vahiddokth - AD 341 Sassanid Persia by Gambargin on DeviantArt
The Massacre of All Christians in Sassanid Empire of Persia under Shapur II - AD 341 The Story The reputation of Women in pre-Islamic Persia has been no... Behnaz Vahiddokth - AD 341 Sassanid Persia
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