Cybele Altar, Sardis

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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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319598
Short URL
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Cybele Altar
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Sardis, Turkey
Coordinates
38.486714° N, 28.037163° E
Date Published
October 8, 2013
Last Updated
April 11, 2015