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Shapur I

Shapur I: king of Persia, ruling from 241 to 272, member of the Sasanian dynasty.

Shapur I

Main deeds:

Rock Reliefs

(Numbers according to the Vanden Berghe list.)

  1. Investiture Naqš-e Rajab
  2. Equestrian relief Naqš-e Rajab
  3. Triumph relief Naqš-e Rustam (defeat of Philip and Valerian)
  4. Triumph relief at Darabgird (defeat of Gordian III, Philip, and Valerian)
  5. Investiture relief Bishapur (defeat of Gordian III and Philip)
  6. Triumph relief Bishapur (defeat of Gordian III, Philip, and Valerian)
  7. Victory relief Bishapur

General Literature on Sasanian Persia

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