Intangible Spirits and Graven Images: The Iconography of Deities in the Pre-Islamic Iranian World

Michael Shenkar*

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Abstract

In Intangible Spirits and Graven Images, Michael Shenkar offers a comprehensive treatment of divine iconography in pre-Islamic Iran and Central Asia.

Original languageAmerican English
PublisherBrill
Number of pages233
Volume4
ISBN (Electronic)9789004281493
ISBN (Print)9789004281486
DOIs
StatePublished - 17 Sep 2014

Bibliographical note

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© 2014 by Koninklijke Brill nv, Leiden. All rights reserved.

Keywords

  • Achaemenian
  • Aniconism
  • Art
  • Asia
  • Bactria
  • Central
  • Idols
  • Iran
  • Kushan
  • Parthian
  • Persia
  • Pre-Islamic
  • Sasanian
  • Sogdian
  • Zoroastrianism

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