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Naqš-i Rustam


Winter in Naqš-i Rustam. Photo Newsha Tavakolian.
Winter in Naqš-i Rustam
(photo Newsha Tavakolian)
Naqš-i Rustam: archaeological site in Fars (Iran), best known for its Achaemenid tombs and Sasanian rock reliefs.
   
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The numbers of the Sasanian rock reliefs correspond to Louis Vanden Berghe, Reliefs rupestres de l' Iran ancien (1983 Brussels) Table XII.
   
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Bonelli Eagle. Photo Jona Lendering.
Little noticed by the countless tourists, a couple of eagles live at Naqš-i Rustam.

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Thanks...

... to Newsha Tavakolian for the use of the photo above left.


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Jona Lendering for
Livius.Org, 2004
Revision: 9 Nov. 2009
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