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Artist Nickmard Khoey
English: This unique Sassanid silver plate, which shows a Sassanian king hunting lions, dates to the 5th to 7th century AD and originated from either India or Afghanistan. It is today located in the Persian Empire collection of the British Museum.
Date 18 September 2008


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