The Great Palace finally appeared in front of us. The sacrifices to the gods have rewarded us generously. At the walls, reliefs showed detailed carvings of people telling stories unknown to us. We took the entrance on the Western Wall... Eighty-two feet in length, with four large columns.
nine monologues reconstructing the ancient city
© Photo: Jérome Boué. Monumental sculpture from Persepolis (Takht-e Jamshid). Around 518 B.C. tinyurl.com/dx3oqx7