Hippodrome of Constantinople. Obelisk of Theodosius
Red granite from Aswan. 14791425 BCE.
Transported to Constantinople in 390.
Istanbul Photo by Ilya Shurygin

Hippodrome of Constantinople. Obelisk of Theodosius.

Red granite from Aswan. 14791425 BCE.
Transported to Constantinople in 390.

Istanbul

Credits:
2010. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.

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History of Ancient Rome