Ctesiphon: Capital City of the Sassanians
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Note that all Images below are courtesy of Dr. Farhang Khademi of Tarbiat Modaress University, Tehran, Iran.
Various Maps of Ctesiphon
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The Wall of Ctesiphon before its Partial Collpase
Two images of the wall of Ctesiphon before the collapse of right side (to the right of the archway). Click on images to enlarge.
The Archway of Ctesiphon
The left side of the archway of Ctesiphon. Click on image to enlarge.
The Left Facade of Ctesiphon
Depictions of the left side of the wal of Ctesiphon. Click on images to enlarge.
[CLICK TO ENLARGE]- Excellent photo – note the details of brickworks as the image is expanded . sOURCE: Dr. Farhang Khademi of Tarbiat Modaress University, Tehran, Iran.
Aerial view of Ctesiphon
Aerial viewsof Ctesiphon. Click on image to enlarge.