The Madara rider

The Madara rider

A rock relief located in Northeast Bulgaria, probably carved at the end of the 7th century.

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cavalryman, relief, rock relief, rock, Madara, World Heritage, Bulgaria, Middle Ages, medieval, Tengri, Mithra, Tervel, Justinian II, Krum, Omurtag, 7th-8th centuries, history of art, symbol, artistic work, history, ruler

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