File:Bishapur zan.jpg

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Unknown
Description
English: Floor pavement representing female dancers. Marble mosaic, ca. 260 AD (Sasanian Era). From the iwan of the so-called palace of Shapur at Bishapur, Iran.
Français : Panneau de recouvrement de sol représentant des danseuses. Mosaïque de marbre, vers 260 ap. J.-C. (ère sassanide). Provenance : iwan du « palais de Shapur » à Bishapur, Iran.
Department of Near Eastern antiquities, Suly, ground floor, room 16
Accession number
AO 26169
Credit line Excavated by Roman Ghirshman, ca. 1939–1941
References Base Atlas
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current12:57, 29 June 2006Thumbnail for version as of 12:57, 29 June 2006456 × 545 (270 KB)Onnagirai (talk | contribs)A Sassanid era mosaic excavated at Bishapur. Some mosaics were denuded during the Islamic period. This one is kept at The Louvre.
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