experts believe that luxurious Achaemenid art is reflected in
architectural work as well as in precious metal objects. The
artwork of this era possesses special traits indicating the nature
of Achaemenid art, helping researchers discover and expand their
knowledge of royal art of this era.
the Achaemenid gilded objects Riton is a kind of cup with the head
of an animal, usually in the shape of a lion, horse, ibex, or
winged lion attached. Ritons possessed a special place in
religious and royal ceremonies, and where most likely influenced
by the Median and Urartian examples.
to researches, there is a firm relationship between Achaemenid
gilt art and ancient Iranian civilization. The creators of these
gilt works were inspired by
Heritage has an extensive list of other ambitious programs for
Cultural Heritage Week. They include the inauguration of
Meshkinfam Museum, the opening of a local cultural center,
traditional art exhibitions, a religious document exhibit
detailing the hundred-year history of Iran’s religious movement,
a display of Sassanid silver dishes, and the Persepolis light and
voice project, as well as holding Mulla Sadra Day ceremonies.