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Image Remarks: This Silver plate shows Sassanid king Shapour II Hunting. He is mounted on the back of a deer pushing his dagger into its neck. Shapour II (309-379) became king when he was a fetus! During Shapour II's reign, the Sassanid Empire reached its glory again.

Tags :Sassanid , Shapour 2 , Hunt , Silver , British Museum , Crown , Zolaktaf -Section :Animals
Source/Contributor::British Museum




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