The Parthian Empire

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The Parthian Empire (Persian: شاهنشاهی پارت‎), (247 BC – 224 AD), also known as the Arsacid Empire (/ˈɑrsəsɪd/; Modern Persian: اشکانیان Ashkāniān), was a major Iranian political and cultural power in ancient Iran better known as ancient Persia. Embossed decorative shapes on columns are very beautiful!

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