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Persepolis: Entrance of the Gate-house of Xerxes, 5th century BC

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dc.contributor.authorGhirshman, Roman
dc.contributor.authorPhotographer: Arthur Llewellyn Basham
dc.coverage.spatialPersia (Persepolis, Iran)
dc.date.accessioned2020-08-24T23:45:54Z
dc.date.available2020-08-24T23:45:54Z
dc.date.created1962
dc.identifierANUA 682-4219
dc.identifier.otherP(A)-13
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1885/208871
dc.descriptionAlso known as the "Gate of all Countries" it is flanked by guardian figures - winged bulls 17 feet, 11 inches high.
dc.format.extent35mm
dc.format.mediumslide
dc.format.mediumcolour
dc.language.isoen_AU
dc.subjectAchaemenian
dc.subjectarchitecture
dc.subjectsculpture
dc.subjectbook scan
dc.titlePersepolis: Entrance of the Gate-house of Xerxes, 5th century BC
dc.typeImage
local.description.notesSource: Roman Ghirshman, Iran: Parthians and Sassanians, translated by Stuart Gilbert and James Emmons, London, Thames & Hudson, 1962, Plate 207, p. 155
dc.date.updated2020-08-24T23:45:54Z
dc.provenanceDigitised by the Australian National University in 2020
dc.rights.licenseThis image is provided for research purposes only and must not be reproduced without the prior permission of the Archives Program, Australian National University.
CollectionsArthur Llewellyn Basham

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