Axum Stelae Field Axum, Ethiopia

Axum Stelae Field
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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.

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14.131967° N, 38.719259° E  (map)
Axum, Ethiopia
Ethiopia Africa
Axum Tigray Region, Ethiopia
Africa continent
Tigray Region Ethiopia