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Fragment of a wall relief depicting the head of a Persian king’s guardian, from the Audience Hall (apadana) of Darius and Xerxes
Persepolis, Persia (Iran)
Achaemenid period, early 5th century BCE
Limestone
H: 18; W: 17 cm
Israel Antiquities Authority
Accession number: IAA 1972-299


Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir


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