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Summary

Tomb of Darius III Codomannus?

Class:

  • Grave or burial field
  • visible
  • Location ± 0-5 m.
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

Persepolis, Stone Pool

Water reservoir

Persepolis

Persepolis

Persepolis, Lower City

Persepolis, Lower City

Persepolis, Archaeological Museum

Archaeological Museum

Images

Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

The Unfinished Tomb" situated in the southern part of the site has the relief decoration similar to the toyal tombs of Achemenids like those at Naqš-i Rustam and the Tomb of Artaxerxes II and the Tomb of Artaxerxes III in Persepolis1

Sources:

  1. Ali Mousavi, Persepolis: Discovery and Afterlife of a World Wonder, Walter de Gruyter 2012, p. 126
  2. Jona Lendering, Livius.Org, 2005 - http://www.livius.org/pen-pg/persepolis/persepolis_unf_tomb.html

References

  1. Jona Lendering for Livius.Org, - http://www.livius.org/pen-pg/persepolis/persepolis_unf_tomb.html

Tomb of Darius III Codomannus?