Category:Iron pillar

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English: The iron pillar of Delhi is one of the world's foremost metallurgical curiosities, standing in the famous Qutb complex. The pillar—almost seven meters high and weighing more than six tons—was erected by Chandragupta II Vikramaditya. It is the only piece of the Hindu temple remaining, which stood there before being destroyed by Qutb-ud-din Aybak to build the Qutub Minar and Quwwat-ul-Islam Mosque. Architecturally it is a column, which really is any pillar with a circular base
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This is a category about ASI monument number
N-DL-161.
iron pillar of Delhi 
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victory column
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Instance of victory column,
archaeological site
Part of Qutb complex
Material used
Location Mehrauli, India
Heritage designation
Authority control
World Heritage Site ID: 233
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