- Pahlavan -
The Pahlavan breed has been produced at the former Royal Stud in Iran since the 1950s by combining Persian Arab blood with Thoroughbred blood. The Pahlavan is larger than either of the aforementioned breeds, stands around 15.
The Pahlavan, bred primarily by the Shah, is a thorough bred- Plateau Persian-Arab cross standing 15.2-16hh and possessing strength, elegance and great beauty.
See also: Arab, Persian Arab, Arabian