Copy of Inscription of Xerxes at Mt. Alvand near Hiamadan.
19th c Iranian (Persian) Achaemenid Graphic Design
Sir Henry Creswicke RAWLINSON
(Chadington, Oxfordshire, 1827 - 1895)
London. British Museum.
Rawlinson was a British army officer and Oreintalist who decifered the Old Persian portion of the trilingual cuneiform inscription of Darius and Xerxes. Their names led to the decifering of Old Persian.
Sir Henry Creswicke RAWLINSON (English 1810-1895)|Copy of Inscription of Xerxes at Mt. Alvand near Hiamadan. |Iranian|1835|Persepolis. Iran.
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