This obelisk dates from the height of the kingdom of Axum (~100-950CE). It likely marked the grave of a major leader.
Welch, Claude Emerson
State University of New York at Buffalo
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Is Part Of
Welch, Claude Emerson, “Axum pillar,” Digital Collections - University at Buffalo Libraries, accessed August 14, 2018, https://ubdigit.buffalo.edu/items/show/89745.