Iranian Art at the Oriental Institute Museum of the University of Chicago

Designs by Sue Richert
Text by Carl H. Kraeling

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This catalogue presents a selection of ancient Iranian objects from the Iranian Hall of the Oriental Institute Museum. These fine examples of ancient Iranian art and craftsmanship cover a period of some four thousand years of history, ending with the overthrow of the Achaemenid monarchy by Alexander the Great in 331 BC.

  • Chicago: The Oriental Institute Museum, 1951
  • Pp. 24; 20 illustrations