Oriental Institute

Oriental Institute

Oriental Institute
Persepolis Expedition, Drawings 3
III: Events
Drawing (photograph copy) of the doorway of the Tripylon Palace at Persepolis with a relief picturing Darius I. The piece dates to the sixth century BCE and was unearthed by scientists of the University of Chicago's Oriental Institute excavating the ancient royal palace.
Darius I, King of Persia, 548-485 BCE | Sculpture--Iran | Palaces--Iran | Excavations (Archaeology)--Iran | Drawings (Visual works)
Drawings; 25.8 x 21.5 cm
Archival Photographic Files
University of Chicago Library, Special Collections Research Center

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