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Achemenid Persian heavy cavalry cataphract, 6th-5th cent. B.C.

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Persian cavalry

Mede Cavalryman, Persian empire.

Asabara (Medium Cavalry with axes)

Click the image to open in full size. The fully armed Achaemenid Cavalry horseman

Achaemenian Persian Immortal Heavy Cavalry Axe-man

Achemenid Persian troops, Late 5th c. B.C. ~ from the Montvert Achemenid army book

Iran Politics Club: Iranian Military Uniforms Pictorial History 4: Achaemenian Persian

Achaemenid cavalry engagement

Persian heavy cavalry command

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Persian Scythian Warriors

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Tin Soldier, Collectible, Persian Camel cavalry, Achaemenid Empire, Greco Persian Wars,

The training of Persian Immortals was difficult and started early. From birth, boys were kept separate from their fathers until the age of five.

Sassanid Elite Army Force

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Achaemenid Persian officers as they would have appeared during Xerxes' invasion…

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Persian light cavalry command; Persian light cavalry command

Khurasan expands Achaemenid range, adds Greeks

Persian Achaemenid Commander

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Reconstruction of a Sasanian cataphract, a descendant of the Achaemenid heavy cavalry. “

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HAT Set 8117 1/72 Achaemenid Persian Army 67 Ancient Persian Soldiers & 16 Horses

Our battle played much like any battle in the Ancient period. The heavy infantry formed a solid line in the centre and the cavalry units formed up either ...

The Persian Cavalry

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10 intriguing things you should know about the Achaemenid Persian Empire and its army


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The shown scene is the 400 Greek peltasts defeating Tissaphernes' entire cavalry force at Cunaxa, which suggests that Achaemenid ...

Persian Cavalry deploy behind a screen of Skytian Horse archers

The Achaemenid Persian Empire: The History and Legacy of the Ancient Greeks' Most Famous

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Alexander's first victory over Darius, the Persian king depicted in medieval European style in the 15th century romance The History of Alexander's Battles

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Persian Partisan Knight

Heavy cavalry

Apadana Hall, Persian and Median soldiers at Persepolis

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Persian Heavy Cavalry regiment

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Achaemenid Officer guarding at the entrance of Persepolis Palace

First blood of the day went to the Indian cavalry who defeated a unit of Prodromoi, forcing them to retreat and later rout from the field.

A big problem with the Persian army was the logistics of moving everyone. Sometimes that meant the soldiers had a lot of downtime.

Roxanna Achaemenid Princess

Regiment of archers in three ranks with colourful uniforms and a banner

Persian light cavalry regiment; Persian light cavalry regiment

Archers in formation with four files and six ranks

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Persian Sparabara command

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Three colourfully dressed horse archers

Persian Immortals

Battle Simulation: Celtic Warrior versus Iranian Immortal Guard

Iranic Eastern and Western Peoples Map

Median (left) and Persian (right) soldiers in Persepolis

Pre-Achaemenid Era

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Front rank of archer unit

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The Royal Road from Susa to Sardis

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The Immortals: An elite army of the Persian Empire

A re-enactor dressed as a Winged Hussar, who served as the heavy cavalry of the Polish Commonwealth.

Later Achaemenid Persians Defeat The Alexandrian Macedonian Army

A depiction of the traditional clothing, weaponry, and armor of an Achaemenid soldier

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Side view of three Persian horse archers in colourful tunics and trousers

... army," Gothic harjis "army," and German Heer "army," [35]), a sense still retained in the New Persian term kas-o kār "relatives and supporters."

When I paint large infantry units I usually paint a few 'spares.' In this case, Theban hoplites and Persian archers to act as the 4Sp and 3Bw elements.

Achaemenid cavalry

Immortals marching to war, as seen in the Rome 2 Total war mod: Greeks at War

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Lonely Gamers: Later Achaemenid Persians Defeat The Alexandrian Macedonian Army

Persian Cavalry deploy behind a screen of Skytian Horse archers

Tin Soldier, top quality, Persian warrior of Immortals Army, Achaemenid Empire

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An illustration depicting Persian modes of dress in classical times

Tin Soldier, top quality, Persian warrior, Standard bearer, Achaemenid empire


The average Persian cavalryman looked something like this: