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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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1994: Drei Beiträge zu Fragen der Rüstung und Bekleidung in Iran zur Achämenidenzeit. Iranica Antiqua 29, 125-67. Jacobs, B. 2000: Achaimenidenherrschaft in der Kaukausus-Region und in Cis-Kaukasien. Archäologische Mittelungen aus Iran und Turan 32, 93-102. Kaptan, D. 2003: The Daskyleion Bullae. Seal Images from the Western Achaemenid Empire (Achaemenid History 12) (Leiden). Knauer, E. R. 1986: The Persian Saddle Blanket. Gleanings. Studia Iranica 15, 265-266. Koch, H. 1992: Es kündet Dareios der König .

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.

1987: Lykische Grabreliefs des 5. und 4. Jh. v. Chr. (Tübingen). Calmeyer, P. 1993: Zwei mit historischen Szenen bemalte Balken der Achaemenidenzeit. Münchner Jahrbücher 43, 1993, 7-18. Childs, W. A. P. 1978: The City-Reliefs of Lycia (Princeton). Cohen, A. 1997: The Alexander Mosaic. Stories of Victory and Defeat (Cambridge). Cook, R. M. 1981: Clazomenian Sarcophagi (Mainz). Czichon, R. 1992: Die Gestaltungsprinzipien der neuassyrischen Flachbildkunst und ihre Entwicklung vom 9. zum 7. Chr. (Munich).

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