Friday, July 29, 2005

Firouzabad Palace
(read Chaar-Taagh article)

Ardeshir in Bas Relief commemorating his victory near Firouzabad.

Firouzabad, means "place of victory" and located sixty kilometer south of Shiraz in central Iran. Here in 224AD Ardeshir ended the Roman rule in a battle.

Above: Palace overlooks a small lake
Below: The throne room

Close up of a wall with niche

Exterior walls

Will continue with drawings and second part of "Chaar-Taagh" article.


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