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 Diagram on the base of the Obelisk showing how it was erected Place de la Concorde Paris France 
 Keywords: Commenced in the reign of Louis XV to a design by Gabriel During the French Revolution 1792 it was renamed Place de la Revolution and was the site of the scaffold where Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette and six thousand others were executed in the Terror The Obelisk was looted from Egypt French gold leaf design art needle stone finger upright splendid magnificent beautiful old ancient plan elevation schematic pulley derrick tripod winch rope cable cradle civil engineering positioning placing locating erecting putting into position Egyptian hieroglyphics picture writing language

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Photographer: Leslie Garland
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Diagram on the base of the Obelisk showing how it

was erected Place de la Concorde Paris France
Keywords: Commenced in the reign of Louis XV to a design by Gabriel During the French Revolution 1792 it was renamed Place de la Revolution and was the site of the scaffold where Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette and six thousand others were executed in the Terror The Obelisk was looted from Egypt French gold leaf design art needle stone finger upright splendid magnificent beautiful old ancient plan elevation schematic pulley derrick tripod winch rope cable cradle civil engineering positioning placing locating erecting putting into position Egyptian hieroglyphics picture writing language