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Creators:
Herzfeld, Ernst, 1879-1948
Dates:
1911-1923
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (paper squeeze, b&w, 20 in.x 28 in. (50.8 cm. x 71 cm.))
Collection ID:
FSA.A.06
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Print corresponds to negative 4313.

- Original handwritten annotation reads, "."

- Additional information from Ernst Herzfeld's 1924 Paikuli publication reads, "[Plate] 137. Pahlavik version B'.9 (photograph of the paper squeeze)."

- Additional information from Joseph Upton's Finding Aid reads, "No. 11 ([neg.] 4313) Pahlavik, published in Paikuli. p.137."

- 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 B'.9, Parthian Version