Daily Drawing 776 – 654 AD Rhodes

Dragon 573 – Bazl and Maheer begin the long treck home, one foot at a time.

The Colossus of Rhodes stood for only 56 years, it was toppled around 226 BC by an earthquake. It remained broken on the ground until an Arab force invaded Rhodes in 654 AD and sold off the remains. It is said it took 900 camels to haul away the remains.

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