Achaemenid soldiers

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National Museum of Iran, aging more than 70 years, containing 300,000 museum objects in an area more than 20,000 square meters, is not only the largest museum of History and Archaeology of the country, but ranks as one of the few most prestigious museums of the world in regard to grand volume, diversity and quality of its huge monuments. In the Iranian museum tradition it is considered Iran’s mother museum, aiming at preserving relics of the past to hand down to the next generations, enhancing better understanding among world peoples and nations, discovering and showing Iranian’s roles in shaping world culture and civilization and trying to enhance public knowledge.

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Comments (153)

Roland&Sandrine on January 4, 2013

Very beautiful..and Excellent..

L+F Best regard (°_^), roland

Giovanni Magni (giov… on February 12, 2013

Bella la foto a questo bassorilievo,interessanti le spiegazioni.


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Ciao, buona giornata, Giovanni

Bassam Jayousi on February 21, 2013

Very nice shot! /Like/

Best wishes from Dubai, Bassam

tu.andy on March 9, 2013

Excellent shot. Like. Greetings, andy

leo1383 on March 30, 2013

Like,well taken,very nice image,regards

drku on August 10, 2013

Ein sehr interessantes Detail, Like 137.

Freundliche Grüße Klaus

ƤōƝƓ on September 2, 2013

I want to visit Iran and see this great civilization. F + L

สวัสดีจากประเทศไทย 來自泰國的問候 Greetings from Thailand

christian caffin on September 5, 2013

So beautiful sculpture! A big like for it! Regards, christian

Nenad Obradovic on September 25, 2013

Beautiful picture L+F

Kianoush Masoudi on September 27, 2013


Бобан Армуш on October 18, 2013

Very beautiful... F&L 17/142.

ROSTAMDALILA on October 18, 2013

Great history and pride, envy history of a great nation! Great detail and fine detail!

Mauro50 on December 19, 2013

Many thanks Javad Aleali for your visit and like

Very beautiful close-up with good details


Have a nice evening

Best regards. Mauro

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on April 10, 2012
  • Attribution-Noncommercial
    by javad aleali
    • Camera: Panasonic DMC-FZ18
    • Taken on 2012/03/31 16:45:30
    • Exposure: 0.077s (1/13)
    • Focal Length: 14.70mm
    • F/Stop: f/3.600
    • ISO Speed: ISO200
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash