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A Parthian cataphract and a light cavalry archer come across a fellow comrade with a captured Roman standard after the battle of Carhae. The Parthian victory was a complete success and ensured Parthian independence from Rome.

Attributed to Richard Holden: Harquebus Armor of Pedro II, King of Portugal (15.113.1-5,29.158.885) | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art