Online Collections at UoB - People
Go to the Advanced Search
Viewing Record 1 of 1 


Name:  Artashir III
Brief biography:  Sasanian Shahanshah 628-630.
Nationality:  Sasanian
Occupation:  Emperor
Date of birth:  621
Period of rule:  628-630
Date of death:  630
Place of death:  Ctesiphon

Artashir was the son of Kavadh II and became Shahanshah on Kavadh's death in 628 at the age of around 7. He had been on the throne for just over a year when he was deposed and killed by the general Shahbaraz as part of the chaos ensuing from the execution of Khusrau II.

12 Related Objects

BIRBI-S0899.jpg
Drachm
Artashir III; Stakhr
BIRBI-S0899
BIRBI-S0892.jpg
Drachm
Artashir III; Stakhr
BIRBI-S0892
BIRBI-S0900.jpg
Drachm
Artashir III; Zuzan
BIRBI-S0900
BIRBI-S0895.jpg
Drachm
Artashir III; Airan
BIRBI-S0895
BIRBI-S0891.jpg
Drachm
Artashir III; Nihavand
BIRBI-S0891
BIRBI-S0890.jpg
Drachm
Artashir III; Darabgird
BIRBI-S0890
BIRBI-S0889.jpg
Drachm
Artashir III; Airan
BIRBI-S0889
BIRBI-S0893.jpg
Drachm
Artashir III; Adurpatakan
BIRBI-S0893
BIRBI-S0894.jpg
Drachm
Artashir III; Adurpatakan
BIRBI-S0894
BIRBI-S0897.jpg
Drachm
Artashir III; Nihavand
BIRBI-S0897
BIRBI-S0896.jpg
Drachm
Artashir III; Bishapur
BIRBI-S0896
BIRBI-S0898.jpg
Drachm
Artashir III; Rayy
BIRBI-S0898
Viewing Record 1 of 1