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Attila’s Throne


Wanda Marcussen
published on 28 October 2019
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The ”Attila's Throne”, located at Torcello, Italy, did according to legend belong to Attila, king of the Huns (r. 434 – 453 CE). However, the theory is disputed and rejected by most historians, and the stone thrones' original purpose is not known.

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About the Author

Wanda Marcussen
Wanda has studied International Relations with specialization in History at The University of Oslo, and is currently studying for her Master's degree in Environmental History at Trinity College Dublin.

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Marcussen, W. (2019, October 28). Attila’s Throne. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Marcussen, Wanda. "Attila’s Throne." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified October 28, 2019.

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Marcussen, Wanda. "Attila’s Throne." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 28 Oct 2019. Web. 08 May 2021.