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Insignias of Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi era
 1941 - 1979


  The following photos are some selected orders and medals from the era of Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi. He ruled over Iran for about 37 years from 1941 to 1979 and collapsed in the revolution of the 1979 in which the Islamic republic of Iran was founded by Ayatollah Khomeini.

  In this selected gallery, the oldest order is the Sepah order which was founded by Shah Reza Pahlavi and the latest ones are those commemorative medals on the occasion of the 2500th anniversary of the Persian empire foundation.


To view the gallery click on each thumbnail and follow the arrows.


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