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Herzfeld, Ernst, 1879-1948
1 Item (paper squeeze, b&w, 18 in.x 26 in. (46 cm. x 66 cm.))
- Collection ID:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
Print corresponds to negative 4321.
- Original handwritten annotation reads, "."
- Additional information from Ernst Herzfeld's 1924 Paikuli publication reads, "[Plate] 153. Pahlavik version C'.9 (photograph of the paper squeeze)."
- Additional information from Joseph Upton's Finding Aid reads, "No. 18 ([neg.] 4321) Pahlavik, published in Paikuli. p.153."
- Information from Helmut Humbach and Prods O. Skjærvø's publication reads, "The ruin of the Sassanian monument of Paikuli is situated close to the southern ascent to the [Paikuli] pass. Originally, the monument consisted of a solid square tower. Four identical colossal busts of one and the same king of kings were built into the four walls. The wes...
The Sassanian Inscription of Paikuli (Iraq): Squeeze C'.9, Parthian Version