Wednesday, July 10, 2013

Sphinx of Mycerinus

An archaeological expedition digging in northern Israel has found a statue of a sphinx inscribed with the name of the builder of the smallest of the pyramids at Giza, King Mycerinus. It is the only known sphinx of this king and is unlikely to have arrived in this part of Israel during that kings reign as there were no known relations at the time.

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