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Locate a sculpture, building, or anything that resembles the famous Egyptian or Greek figures.

Must be on public display.

"A Sphinx is an iconic image of a recumbent lion with a human head, invented by the Egyptians of the Old Kingdom, but a cultural import in archaic Greek mythology, where it received its name (Greek Sf???, "strangler"). The best known is the Great Sphinx of Giza."

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Image for Spinx Sculptures -  Barney Mausoleum - Springfield, MAview gallery

SWSW0.6 km

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Sphinx SculpturesSpinx Sculptures - Barney Mausoleum - Springfield, MA

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A pair of Sphinx sculptures stand guard at each end of the Barney Mausoleum in Forest Park, Springfield.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 7/23/2011

last visited: 9/5/2012

Image for Copper Sphinx Sculpture - Springfield, MA 01103view gallery

NWNW2.4 km

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Sphinx SculpturesCopper Sphinx Sculpture - Springfield, MA 01103

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Most unusual pair of sculptured sphinx figures high up on decorative facade of building.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 5/1/2011

last visited: never

Image for Sphinx by R. Michelson Galleries - Northampton, MAview gallery

NN26.9 km

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Sphinx SculpturesSphinx by R. Michelson Galleries - Northampton, MA

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This sphinx with a human head bracketed with flower petals sits by the entrance to the R. Michelson Galleries in downtown Northampton.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 7/23/2011

last visited: 10/7/2011

Image for A Pair of Sphinxes  - Great Barrington, MAview gallery

WW65.8 km

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Sphinx SculpturesA Pair of Sphinxes - Great Barrington, MA

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Two sphinxes located outside a vintage lighting store in Great Barrington.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Facedances

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 10/9/2011

last visited: never

Image for Greek Sphinxes - New Haven, CTview gallery

SS90.1 km

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Sphinx SculpturesGreek Sphinxes - New Haven, CT

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A pair of Greek sphinx sculptures are located on an unused cemetery plot in Grove Street Cemetery at 227 Grove Street, New Haven, CT.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Connecticut

date approved: 4/16/2019

last visited: never

Image for Viele Tomb Sphinx - West Point, New Yorkview gallery

SWSW138.1 km

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Sphinx SculpturesViele Tomb Sphinx - West Point, New York

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Pair of sphinx sculptures guarding the tomb of Egbert Ludovicus Viele in the West Point Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: New York

date approved: 8/12/2008

last visited: 8/5/2009

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