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Sphinx of the Serapeum

Sphinx of the Serapeum

Name:   Sphinx of the Serapeum

Place:   The Serapeum complex, Alexandria, Egypt

View:  The photograph here shows a view of The Sphinx, sculpted in red granite, one of two flanking the column of Diocletian.  A three-quarter view of the left side, from front right.

Date:  ? New Kingdom, 1550 – 1070 BCE.

Sculptor:  Unknown

Style or Period:  Ancient Egyptian period.

Catalogue No.  ZE0831

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