Iconography
PRE-CLASSICAL ICONOGRAPHY
Western Asia
Religious Iconography Divine symbols Sun disk
Portraits RulersPersiaDarius I
Animals Hunting scenesLion hunt
SOCIAL LIFE
Hunting
Hunting by quarryLion
Further details
Cylinder seal impression
ARTIST/CREATOR
Ancient Persian (Achaemenid)
DATE
6th century BC - 5th century BC
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. Middle East)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Saxl Mithras Material
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Saxl, Lectures, London, 1957, pl. 14 d
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RELATIONS
British Museum (comparison)
Contact
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