Tomb of Cyrus the Great, Iran

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Carole Raddato
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published on 02 November 2021
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The Tomb of Cyrus the Great is the final resting place of Cyrus II (d. 530 BCE), the first king of the Achaemenid Empire. It is located in Pasargadae, an archaeological site in the Fars Province of Iran.

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Carole Raddato
Carole maintains the popular ancient history photo-blog Following Hadrian, where she travels the world in the footsteps of emperor Hadrian.

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Raddato, C. (2021, November 02). Tomb of Cyrus the Great, Iran. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/14779/tomb-of-cyrus-the-great-iran/

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Raddato, Carole. "Tomb of Cyrus the Great, Iran." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified November 02, 2021. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/14779/tomb-of-cyrus-the-great-iran/.

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Raddato, Carole. "Tomb of Cyrus the Great, Iran." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 02 Nov 2021. Web. 06 Dec 2021.

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