Parthian Archer

Fundraiser: Mesopotamia Teaching Materials

Please help us create teaching materials on Mesopotamia (including several complete lessons with worksheets, activities, answers, essay questions, and more), which will be free to download for teachers all over the world.

Donate Now


Mark Cartwright
by The British Museum
published on 02 March 2018
Send to Google Classroom:

A ceramic plaque depicting a Parthian archer, 1st-3rd century CE. The figure wears trousers and carries a composite bow. From Syria. Height: 17 cm. (British Museum, London)

Remove Ads


Cite This Work

APA Style

Museum, T. B. (2018, March 02). Parthian Archer. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

Chicago Style

Museum, The B. "Parthian Archer." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified March 02, 2018.

MLA Style

Museum, The B. "Parthian Archer." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 02 Mar 2018. Web. 27 Nov 2020.

Remove Ads


Support Us

We are a non-profit organization.

Our mission is to engage people with cultural heritage and to improve history education worldwide. Please support Ancient History Encyclopedia Foundation. Thank you!