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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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Sphinx SculpturesSphinxes at Piazza del Popolo - Rome, Italy

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16 sphinxes decorated oval boundary walls built around Piazza del Popolo in Rome

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vraatja

location: Lazio, Italy

date approved: 8/13/2011

last visited: 9/14/2014

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Sphinx SculpturesVatican Sphinx - Vatican City State

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This sphinx is located in the Vatican Museum

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Vatican City State

date approved: 1/23/2014

last visited: 9/7/2013

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These two sphinxes are located inside the Vatican Museum,

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Vatican City State

date approved: 6/5/2015

last visited: 10/16/2019

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