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Ancient Persian Gold Brooch

Just added to our collection is this beautiful and important ancient Persian Gold Brooch, which dates back to around 200 BC. This piece is adorned with with two ram heads, an oval shaped pearl inlay, small round accent pearls, dangling … Continue reading

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Brief History of Persia Pt. 1: Achaemenid Empire

The Achaemenid Persian Empire, 550-330 BC, (sometimes referred to as the First Persian Empire) ushered in a new era in the history of the ancient Near East. For the first time, nations from the Nile to the Indus with different … Continue reading

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