SUSA, IRAN TILE 6TH BCE Lion,coloured glazed tiles, from the East-courtyard ,palace in Susa, Iran. 6th-4th BCE, Achaemenid period,reign of Darius I ca.510 BCE. 105 x 217 cm Sb 3328 Louvre, Departement des Antiquites Orientales, Paris, France
Stone sculpture depicting a Vimana, flying machines in ancient India b.), Many Sanskrit epics, which were written in India more than two millennia ago, contain references to mythical flying machines called vimanas.