Tumulus of Karakus (south side)

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Carole Raddato
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published on 20 August 2020
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The Tumulus of Karakus with the eagle on top of the south column. The Tumulus of Karakus is a funerary monument (hierothesion) of the Commagene Royal Family, located in the Kahta district of Adiyaman Province in Eastern Turkey.

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Carole Raddato
Carole maintains the popular ancient history photo-blog Following Hadrian, where she travels the world in the footsteps of emperor Hadrian.

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Raddato, C. (2020, August 20). Tumulus of Karakus (south side). World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/12601/tumulus-of-karakus-south-side/

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Raddato, Carole. "Tumulus of Karakus (south side)." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified August 20, 2020. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/12601/tumulus-of-karakus-south-side/.

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Raddato, Carole. "Tumulus of Karakus (south side)." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 20 Aug 2020. Web. 27 Sep 2021.