By Askold Ivantchik, Vakhtang Licheli
This booklet comprises papers representing the result of the newest learn into the connection among the 'imperial' tradition of the Achaemenids and native traditions. a few of them are dedicated to the Southern Caucasus, particularly to newest archaeological excavations and to investigations into particular different types of archaeological unearths. different articles situation different areas of the Achaemenid global. the object by way of L. Summerer represents a booklet of a different 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 via S. Sajjadi offers readers with the result of attention-grabbing study, which has been happening in Sistan.
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60 V. Licheli / Ancient Civilizations from Scythia to Siberia 13 (2007) 55-66 Fig. 4. A. Achaemenid type material from Atskuri; B. Achaemenid cup from « Akhalgori Hoard ». ) particular attention should be given to an agate cylindrical pendant, with incised images on both sides: one – anthropomorphic ﬁgure walking, with the right hand crooked in front and the left one to the back, with open wings on both of the hands (Fig. 4A, 1, 6 ). Above and around the head there are ﬁve rays which may be considered as the image of a crown.
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