Cup of Khusrau I, Detail of King, 6th century

Roman Ghirshman, Persian Art. The Parthian and Sassanian Dynasties, New York, 1962, Pl. 401, p. 304, Cup of Khusrau I, Detail of King, VI century A.D. Bibliothèque Nationale
Elsie Holmes Peck, The Representation of Costumes in the Reliefs of Taq-i-Bustan. Artibus Asiae, Vol. 31, No. 2/3, 1969, Fig. 9.
A coloured image of the full Cup of Khusrau I

9th c. Gold with semi-precious stones. Dia. 28 cm.
Ex-treasury of St. Denis, Paris; now Bibliothèque nationale.
Pub.: Smirnov no. 51.
Eastern Metalwork in Collections Outside of Russia.

See also Sasanian Plate of Khusrau I with his Court, 6th century AD
Sasanian (or islamic) Oval Bowl with Enthronement Scene, 7th Century AD
Plate with a Sasanian Royal Feast, 6th-7th Centuries AD
Sasanian Banquet Scene on a Post Sasanian Plate, 7th Century AD
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