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Excavation coins from the Persepolis region.

Miles, George Carpenter

Excavation coins from the Persepolis region.

by Miles, George Carpenter

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Published by American Numismatic Society in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Iran,
  • Persepolis.
    • Subjects:
    • Numismatics -- Iran -- Persepolis.,
    • Coins, Oriental.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliographical footnotes.

      SeriesNumismatic notes and monographs,, no. 143
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsCJ3421 .M5
      The Physical Object
      Pagination124 p.
      Number of Pages124
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5777325M
      LC Control Number59016303
      OCLC/WorldCa2410882

      By the fall of , the French team had moved to the region of Persepolis with the aim of studying the plain of Marvdasht near the Persepolis terrace. The project was interrupted in due to political circumstances, and an Iranian-Italian team led by the principal authors of the present book took over the entire archaeological exploration. 13 George C. Miles, Excavation Coins from the Persepolis Region (New York: ), 14 Udovitch, "Fals," noted that eighth century Abbasid coins constitute a large percentage of the coins found in ninth century Russian hoards while tenth century Sa-manid coins are predominant in tenth century Russian hoards Russian hoards were thus com-.

      Persepolis is no doubt the main attraction that lures tourists to Iran. Located about 70 kilometers ( miles) outside of the modern city of Shiraz, these ancient ruins served as the capital of the Persian Empire, which spanned across Northern Africa, India, and southern Europe at the height of its power between and ed to locally as Takht-e Jamshid and established by King. Persepolis is an autobiographical series of bande dessinées (French comics) by Marjane Satrapi that depicts her childhood up to her early adult years in Iran during and after the Islamic title Persepolis is a reference to the ancient capital of the Persian Empire. Originally published in French, the graphic memoir has been translated to many other languages, including English.

      Excavation Coins from the Persepolis Region. By George C. Miles. Numis-matic Notes and Monographs, no. , The American Numismatic Society, New York, Pp. (6) , 1 figure, 21 plates. The bulk of the coins described in the volume comes from the test excava-tions at I§takhr, a much smaller number from Naqsh-i Rustam, and a few.   The Excavation of Persepolis is one of the cultural highlights of Iran. Persepolis is located close to Shiraz in Iran. It was the ceremonial capital of .


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FOREWORD The coins described in the present catalogue were unearthed in the course of excavations conducted more than twenty years ago by Dr. Erich F. Schmidt on behalf of the Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago, the University Museum of Philadelphia and the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, at several sites in the region of Persepolis in southern Iran.1 By far the largest number come.

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OAI identifier: oai:persee:article/syria___num_41_1__t1___4Author: Jean David-Weill. OAI identifier: oai:persee:article/numi___num_6_2__t1___4. – Over the last years, ancient complex of Persepolis has been an area of long-term excavations.

Among the recent discoveries made by archaeologists, there are is a great ancient gate in Persepolis in Tale-Ajori. The ancient land of Persia is the place of the remains of the many mighty empires that once thrived there. Persepolis – (Greek name from perses polis for. Excavations at Persepolis, a magnificent palace complex in Iran founded by Darius the Great around BC, have uncovered a great ancient gate in Tale-Ajori, within the Firouzi Complex.

Even older than Persepolis itself, Tale-Ajori lies 3, meters outside the city and is of great significance for understanding the Achaemenid Empire.

Excavation coins from the Persepolis Region: Fatimid coins in the collections of the University Museum, Philadelphia, and the American Numismatic Society. Grant N° (), USD1, Material for a corpus od architectural ornament of islamic derivation in Byzantine Greece.

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We photograph all of our books and coins and give accurate descriptions of the items for sale. Genre: e-books. 1 to 20 of total results. Coinage of the Visigoths of Spain. Author Miles, George Carpenter, Date Publisher Excavation Coins from the Persepolis Region. Author Miles, George Carpenter, Date.

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Discover more publications, questions and projects in Excavation Article Excavation Coins from the Persepolis Region (Numismatic Notes and Monographs, No.

George Miles: Excavation Coins from the Persepolis Region, New York: American Numismatic Society, pages, 21 plates, map, tan card covers.

Near New. Numismatic Notes and Monographs no. Miles, Excavation Coins from the Persepolis Region, New York,pp. E. Schmidt, The Treasury of Persepolis and Other Discoveries in the Homeland of the Achaemenians, Chicago,pp. for among its contents were books, sacred and profane. The Persepolis Expedition [Erich F.

Schmidt] University of Chicago. The Oriental Institute. Aerial Survey Expedition. 17 mounted ill.; 52 x 38 cm English Since only a few copies of this portfolio are known to exist, it is surmised that Erich Schmidt produced this volume for the purpose of fund raising.

I, Early Arabic glass weights and measure stamps acquired by the American Numismatic Society (George C. Miles,no. ), The secret of the Good Samaritan shilling: supplemented with notes on other genuine and counterfeit Massachusetts silver coins (Eric P.

Newman,no. ), Excavation coins from the Persepolis region. Persepolis (/pɝˈsepəlɪs/, Old Persian: 𐎱𐎠𐎼𐎿, Pārsa) was the ceremonial capital of the Achaemenid Empire (ca. – BC).It is situated 60 kilometres (37 mi) northeast of the city of Shiraz in Fars Province, earliest remains of Persepolis date back to BC.

It exemplifies the Achaemenid style of architecture. UNESCO declared the ruins of Persepolis a World. Full text of "Persepolis in Retrospect Histories of Discovery and Archaeological Exploration at the Ruinsof Ancient Parseh" See other formats The Smithsonian Institution Regents of the University of Michigan Persepolis in Retrospect: Histories of Discovery and Archaeological Exploration at the Ruins of Ancient Parseh Author(s): Ali Mousavi Source: Ars Orientalis, Vol.

32, Medes and Persians. Istakhr (Middle Persian: Stakhr, Persian: اصطخر ‎ Estakhr) was an ancient city in Fars province, five kilometres (three miles) north of Persepolis in southwestern flourished as the capital of the Persian Frataraka governors and Kings of Persis from the third century BC to the early 3rd century AD.

It reached its apex under the Sasanian Empire ( AD), and was the hometown. The magnificent palace complex at Persepolis was founded by Darius the Great around B.C., although more than a century passed before it was finally completed. One of the great imperial dynastic centers, the wealth of the Achaemenid Persian empire was evident in all aspects of its construction.

The splendor of Persepolis, however, was short-lived; the palaces were looted and burned by.David Sellwood, An Introduction to the Coinage of Parthia, Spink, London,pages, 10 good quality photo plates of coins, brown cloth, dust jacket worn.

Book itself is Fine. Price SKU: The phrase 'from Persepolis to the Punjab' refers to the Iranian empires of the Achaemenids ( BC), Parthians ( BC-AD ) and Sasanians (AD ), which extended eastwards through Afghanistan to the north-western borderlands of the Indian subcontinent.

This work explores the interest of 19th-century European powers in this region.