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Creators:
Kyriazis, Dimitrios, 1933-2001
Dates:
[between 1950-1974]
Level:
item
Size:
1 Negative (b&w, 6 x 6 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1999-005
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Stela of Aksum, a multi-storied memorial made from a single piece of granite, built between 2nd and 4th centuries A.D. For a more detailed description of the Stelae of Aksum, see Churches in Rock: Early Christian Art in Ethiopia by George Gerster (London: Phadon, 1970), pp. 25-26.