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Peacock Throne

famous golden throne stolen from India by the Persians in 1739. Thereafter lost, it (and its reproductions) remained the symbol of the Persian, or Iranian, monarchy.

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Encyclopedia Britannica, 2008. Encyclopedia Britannica Online.
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