Sassanian Nomad Riders Sassanian Iranian and Hun Nomad Riders at a Roman Campaign L – R: Nomad Iranian Horse Archer, Chionite Hephthalite Horse Archer and Nomadic Standard Bearer Roman Legionnaire is dead on the ground!
Persian Sassanid to in heavy armour, precursor of the European knights of the Middle Ages. The Sassanids were Zoroastrians like their predecessors' the Achaemenids and the Parthians, who ruled Iran from 500 BC to 600 AD.
Nubian King Silko of an ancient African Christian kingdom of Nobatia being guarded by a roman soldier of the Roman Emperor Diocletian. Nubian King Silko implies that he is the first Christian king of Nubia.