Relief Column Fragment from Madain Saleh

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 03 September 2018
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This sandstone fragment of a column depicts striding animals. Second Century CE. From Madain Saleh, in modern-day Saudia Arabia. (Ancient Orient Museum, Istanbul, Turkey).

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About the Author

Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
Associate Professor of Neurology and lover of the Cradle of Civilization, Mesopotamia. I'm very interested in Mesopotamian history and always try to take photos of archaeological sites and artifacts in museums, both in Iraq and around the world.

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APA Style

Amin, O. S. M. (2018, September 03). Relief Column Fragment from Madain Saleh. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/9155/relief-column-fragment-from-madain-saleh/

Chicago Style

Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Relief Column Fragment from Madain Saleh." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified September 03, 2018. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/9155/relief-column-fragment-from-madain-saleh/.

MLA Style

Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Relief Column Fragment from Madain Saleh." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 03 Sep 2018. Web. 02 Aug 2021.