Fallen pillar, Axum
The kingdom of Axum, located in northern Ethiopia, flourished ~100-950CE. The column shown here likely was toppled by Muslim invaders or simply collapsed with time. The tallest column measured well over 100' in height.
Welch, Claude Emerson
State University of New York at Buffalo
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Welch, Claude Emerson, “Fallen pillar, Axum,” Digital Collections - University at Buffalo Libraries, accessed May 27, 2018, https://ubdigit.buffalo.edu/items/show/89744.