Postcard: ISTANBUL, TURKEY
SULTANAHMET EGYPTIAN OBELISK
Constantinople - Istanbul, Turkey
Vintage 1960-70s Color Photo POSTCARD by Cuno Color
Made in Istanbul.
Unposted, straight edges, pre-owned in good condition with some marks/scuffs on front, some grayish marks on reverse, and apparently the previous owner has punched 2 holes by the top edge that has reinforced on the back with a paper ring.
The Obelisk of Theodosius (Turkish: Dikilita ) is the Ancient Egyptian obelisk of Pharaoh Thutmose III re-erected in the Hippodrome of Constantinople (known today as At Meydan or Sultanahmet Meydan , in the modern city of Istanbul, Turkey) by the Roman emperor Theodosius I in the 4th century AD.
Approx. Measures 6" (15cm) x 4" (10.25cm)
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