Cybele Altar Sardis, Turkey

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An ancient altar from the time of the Lydian King Croesus (6th cent. BC), the Altar of Cybele (the Mother Goddess) is located next to the gold refineries and features two crouching lions.

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Cybele Altar
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Cybele Altar
38.486714° N, 28.037163° E  (map)
Sardis, Turkey
Sardis Manisa Ili, Turkey
Middle East continent
Turkey Middle East
Manisa Ili Aegean Region, Turkey