Axum Stelae Field Axum, Ethiopia

Dating from around 300-500 AD, the famous Axum stelae probably predate the arrival of Christianity. Their purpose is almost certainly religious, but the details are not known for certain.

Apex of Stele of King Ezana
Stefan Gara

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Axum Stelae Field
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Axum Stelae Field
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Aksum Stelae Field
14.131967° N, 38.719259° E  (map)