Ancient Georgian Column Capital

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James Blake Wiener
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published on 05 October 2017
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This ancient column capital of two bulls is made of sandstone, and it once graced a fine edifice in Kavtiskhevi, Georgia. It dates from the 3rd century BCE. (Georgian National Museum, Tbilisi)

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James Blake Wiener
James is a writer and former Professor of History. He holds an MA in World History with a particular interest in cross-cultural exchange and world history. He is a co-founder of World History Encyclopedia and formerly was its Communications Director.

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Wiener, J. B. (2017, October 05). Ancient Georgian Column Capital. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/7357/ancient-georgian-column-capital/

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Wiener, James Blake. "Ancient Georgian Column Capital." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified October 05, 2017. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/7357/ancient-georgian-column-capital/.

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Wiener, James Blake. "Ancient Georgian Column Capital." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 05 Oct 2017. Web. 22 Oct 2021.