Nemrut-Dag (vulkan) Turkey. Large stone head with pointed hat.
Relief sculpture, Persepolis, Iran, 5th-6th century BC. Detail of a stone frieze from the ancient capital of the Achaemenian kings of Persia, built during the reign of Darius I (522-486 BC)
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Lapis Lazuli head of a statue. From Persepolis, on loan from the National Museum of Iran.
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Burka with nose mask
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Persepolis Darius fighting the lyon, Persia / Iran