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Darius III (Facial Reconstruction)


Arienne King
published on 22 February 2021
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A photorealistic representation of the Persian king Darius III (r. 336-330 BCE) as he may have appeared. This reconstruction is largely based on artistic evidence like the Alexander Mosaic (c. 100 BCE) and coins minted during the reign of Darius III. Made using Artbreeder and Photoshop.

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About the Author

Arienne King
Arienne King is a student and freelance writer with a passion for history, archaeology, and digital media. She runs the blog Birdcage of the Muses and is the Media Editor for Ancient History Encyclopedia.

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King, A. (2021, February 22). Darius III (Facial Reconstruction). World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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King, Arienne. "Darius III (Facial Reconstruction)." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified February 22, 2021.

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King, Arienne. "Darius III (Facial Reconstruction)." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 22 Feb 2021. Web. 26 Feb 2021.

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