© Photo: Haupt & Binder

Cave and stepped tomb

The most widespread geometrical forms on the tomb facades are the crowsteps and half crowsteps in low relief carving.

These crenelations represent fortifications, creating a symbol of power and authority

© Photo: Haupt & Binder

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