Colossal Bull Head, Persepolis

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Illustration

Karen Barrett-Wilt
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published on 19 June 2013
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Colossal Bull Head from Hundred-Column Hall, Dark gray limestone, Persepolis (Iran), Achaemenid Period (Reign of Xerxes and Ataxerxes I, 486-424 BCE), Oriental Institute, University of Chicago.

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About the Author

Karen Barrett-Wilt
Karen is an editorial coordinator and freelance editor who studied Islamic and Ancient Near Eastern Art and Architecture in graduate school and remains fascinated with them. She also confounds family and friends with her passion for editing.

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Barrett-Wilt, K. (2013, June 19). Colossal Bull Head, Persepolis. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/1300/colossal-bull-head-persepolis/

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Barrett-Wilt, Karen. "Colossal Bull Head, Persepolis." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified June 19, 2013. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/1300/colossal-bull-head-persepolis/.

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Barrett-Wilt, Karen. "Colossal Bull Head, Persepolis." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 19 Jun 2013. Web. 28 Jul 2021.