Axum Stelae Field, Axum

Apex of Stele of King Ezana
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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.

Go Historic ID
318960
Short URL
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Names
Axum Stelae Field
Categories
Heritage Lists
Address

Axum, Ethiopia
Coordinates
14.131967° N, 38.719259° E
Date Published
October 8, 2013
Last Updated
April 11, 2015