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National museum of Iran- part 4

Glazed pottery coffin susa
Greek carving- Nahavand
Seleucids & Parthians

312 - 281 B.C. Seleucid I Nicator founded the Seleucid Greek Dynasty in Persia.

250 B.C. The Arsacid from Parthian dynasty captured Khorasan, then under Seleucid’s control.

161 - 138 B.C. Mithridates I founded Parthian Empire.

123 - 87 B.C. Zenith of Parthian Empire.

87 B.C.-224 A.D. The decline of Parthian Empire and the rise of Rome.

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