By Askold Ivantchik, Vakhtang Licheli
This ebook comprises papers representing the result of the most recent learn into the connection among the 'imperial' tradition of the Achaemenids and native traditions. a few of them are dedicated to the Southern Caucasus, specifically to most up-to-date archaeological excavations and to investigations into particular different types of archaeological unearths. different articles crisis different areas of the Achaemenid global. the thing by way of L. Summerer represents a booklet of a special murals: the portray on one of many partitions of a wood tomb in Tatarli in Western Anatolia, depicting a conflict among Persians and warriors of nomadic (Scythian-Saka) visual appeal. the object by way of S. Sajjadi offers readers with the result of fascinating learn, which has been happening in Sistan.
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These, as well as the building in Qarajamirli, can be interpreted as the residences of Persian oﬃcials, who left this area when the Achaemenid Empire collapsed. The painted pottery from the following period, when some peasants or herdsmen occasionally lived there, so far ﬁnds parallels only in Eastern Georgia. Keywords Achaemenid Empire / Azerbaijan / Architecture / Column bases / Pottery Sponsored by the Gerda-Henkel-Foundation and with the support of the Academy of Sciences at Baku (Dr. Maia Ragimova), of the Georgian National Museum in Tbilisi (Prof.
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