Kingship and religion in Ancient Persia: Government research fellowship lectures, 2015-2016
Curtis, Vesta Sarkhosh
88p., (53)col. illus., bib., 25cm.
K.R. Cama Oriental Institute
About the book:
Contents: Chapter 1-Kingship and religion in Ancient Persia; Chapter 2-Zoroastrian Iconography on coins of Ancient Persis (Fars); Chapter 3-Artistic exchanges in Parthian and Sasanian times. The author focuses on the crucial information about iconography and religion that can be gleaned from coin image an inscriptions. These throw light on the concept of kingship and related iconography in the ancient Iranian world.