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The 7 Wonders of the World – The Mausoleum of Halicarnassus

The Mausoleum of Halicarnassus

One of the 7 Wonders of the World is the Mausoleum of Halicarnassus.

Built as a tomb for Mausolus, the Anatolian king in the fourth century BC, by his Queen Artemisia as a token of her love.
This memorial tribute became the namesake of all further large scale buildings of this type.

The size of the Mausoleum of Halicarnassus (including basis) is:

Width x depth x height cm

140 x 90 x 180

Sophia Harms – van Estrik