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The ‘Aṣoka Pillar’ - Bad Archaeology
An iron pillar near Delhi (India) is sometimes quoted as an out-of-place artefact, although it is not easy to see why. Set up in its present position by King Chandragupta II Vikramaditya (c 376-415 CE), it stands a little over seven metres high with an average shaft diameter of 0.4 m and weighs about six …