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Parthian gold jewelry discovered in graves located at Nineveh in northern Iraq (near modern Mosul), near the ancient border between Parthia and Imperial Rome. They show how Roman cultural practices gradually influenced Parthian burial customs. These treasures are on display at the Persian Empire collection of the British Museum.