Edessa Citadel

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Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by moarplease
published on 24 September 2018

The ancient citadel of Edessa (Urfa) in south-east Turkey. The two columns date to the 3rd of 4th century CE and were dedicated to King Abgar VIII and his queen, whose statues once stood atop them.

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moarplease, . (2018, September 24). Edessa Citadel. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/9240/edessa-citadel/

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moarplease, . "Edessa Citadel." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified September 24, 2018. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/9240/edessa-citadel/.

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moarplease, . "Edessa Citadel." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 24 Sep 2018. Web. 07 Feb 2023.

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