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Obelisk of Theodosius

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: Jeffrey Becker Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Jul 25, 2016 07:29 PM History
Obelisk of Theodosius is an ancient Egyptian obelisk created at Karnak under Thutmoses III (1479–1425 BC) that was transported to Constantinople by the Roman emperor Theodosius I and re-erected in late the fourth century AD.

Base map by Ryan M. Horne for Pleiades and the Ancient World Mapping Center (ancient terrain after the Barrington Atlas). Map interaction design and implementation by Sean Gillies, David Glick, Alec Mitchell, and Tom Elliott for Pleiades.

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Jeffrey Becker, 'Obelisk of Theodosius: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2016 <> [accessed: 03 August 2020]

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