Colossal Bull Head, Persepolis

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Karen Barrett-Wilt
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published on 19 June 2013
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Colossal Bull Head from Hundred-Column Hall, Dark gray limestone, Persepolis (Iran), Achaemenid Period (Reign of Xerxes and Ataxerxes I, 486-424 BCE), Oriental Institute, University of Chicago.

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Karen Barrett-Wilt
Karen is an editorial coordinator and freelance editor who studied Islamic and Ancient Near Eastern Art and Architecture in graduate school and remains fascinated with them. She also confounds family and friends with her passion for editing.

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Barrett-Wilt, K. (2013, June 19). Colossal Bull Head, Persepolis. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/1300/

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