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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 SculpturesUS Army MI Corps Heraldry Sphinx

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This sphinx statue is a proud icon of US Army Intelligence. It is located in the modern home of Army INTEL, Fort Huachuca, Arizona. Its consruction is pot iron; painted in gold.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Scrawlinn

location: Arizona

date approved: 4/1/2008

last visited: 8/6/2021

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Sphinx SculpturesLewis Crypt Sphinx Sculptures – Nashville, Tennessee

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These Sphinx Sculptures guard the pyramid shaped crypt of Eugene C. Lewis in Nashville's Mt. Olivet Cemetery

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Tennessee

date approved: 1/28/2008

last visited: 1/27/2013

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Sphinx SculpturesHejaz Temple Sphinx

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Located in Mauldin,SC

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Firefrog69

location: South Carolina

date approved: 12/12/2007

last visited: 5/13/2017

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Sphinx SculpturesArt Deco Winged Sphinx Sculptures Guarding Masonic Temple

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Androsphinx style statue located outside the Covington Masonic Temple. Yes, it has wings. It is also similar to a Mesopotamian lamassu. Rumor has it that a Sphinx is actually a lion, but some will not hear of that!

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member kbarhow

location: Kentucky

date approved: 12/7/2007

last visited: 2/14/2020

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Sphinx SculpturesAmara Temple Sphinx

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These sphinxes are located in Palm Beach Gardens, FL.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Team Min Dawg

location: Florida

date approved: 12/5/2007

last visited: 8/4/2020

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Sphinx SculpturesMorocco Shrine Center Sphinx - Jacksonville, FL

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There are actually two sphinxes at the Morocco Shrine Center in Jacksonville, Florida, USA.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Florida

date approved: 11/19/2007

last visited: 5/31/2010

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Sphinx SculpturesGilbert Memorial Sphinx - Buffalo, NY

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A relatively small Sphinx sculpture can be found in Forest Lawn Cemetery in Buffalo, NY.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Rayman

location: New York

date approved: 10/23/2007

last visited: never

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Sphinx SculpturesThe Dodge Mausoleum Sphinx's - Woodlawn Cemetery - Detroit Michigan

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Two Beautiful Sphinx statues guard the doorway to the Dodge Mausoleum

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member GT.US

location: Michigan

date approved: 10/19/2007

last visited: 10/15/2017

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Sphinx SculpturesSphinxes in Sanssouci Park

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Two Greek Sphinxes at the entrance to the World Heritage Park of Sanssouci.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Bernd das Brot Team

location: Brandenburg, Germany

date approved: 9/27/2007

last visited: 10/23/2015

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Sphinx SculpturesThe Sphinx at Giza, Egypt.

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The Spinx at Giza

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member V70PDB

location: Egypt

date approved: 8/21/2007

last visited: 8/9/2021

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Sphinx SculpturesSphinx, Lisbon Zoo, Portugal

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A sphinx statue located inside the public accessible area of the Lisbon Zoo, in Portugal

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SUp3rFM & Cruella

location: Portugal

date approved: 7/17/2007

last visited: 5/17/2021

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Sphinx SculpturesSphinx Benches - St. Louis, Missouri

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Sphinx benches like these surround the Gateway Plaza in downtown St. Louis.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Missouri

date approved: 7/8/2007

last visited: 5/15/2011

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Sphinx SculpturesSnell Isle Sphinx

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Located at the ballroom entry to the Country Club.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc

location: Florida

date approved: 6/30/2007

last visited: 5/29/2010

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Sphinx SculpturesA World Heritage Sphinx

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2 sphinxes outside No 2A Albert Street in Riga, Latvia.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pewe

location: Latvia

date approved: 6/17/2007

last visited: 10/7/2017

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Sphinx Sculptures19th Century Garden Sphinxes

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Sphinxes were popular garden ornaments in the 19th century.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member 8Nuts MotherGoose

location: Tennessee

date approved: 6/13/2007

last visited: never

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Sphinx SculpturesJoseph Smith Face Sphinx

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A Sphinx with the face of Joseph Smith Jr. The Founder of the LDS Church.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member JacobBarlow

location: Utah

date approved: 5/29/2007

last visited: 5/2/2021

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Sphinx SculpturesSphinx guarding the temple

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Sphinx's guard the Masonic temple in Salt Lake City.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member JacobBarlow

location: Utah

date approved: 5/7/2007

last visited: 9/5/2019

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Sphinx SculpturesLas Vegas Sphinx

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The Sphinx outside the Luxor Hotel LV Nevada

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member V70PDB

location: Nevada

date approved: 4/13/2007

last visited: 1/31/2020

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Sphinx SculpturesThe Guardians. Birmingham

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The Guardians. One of a pair of sculptures by Dhruva Mistry:

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member V70PDB

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 4/12/2007

last visited: 11/13/2021

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Sphinx SculpturesNicholson graves, Nashville

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Pair of sphinxes adorning a grave in Mount Olivet Cemetery, Nashville, TN.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member LSUMonica

location: Tennessee

date approved: 4/11/2007

last visited: 1/27/2013

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Sphinx SculpturesConsolacao Sphinx

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1 of 4 sphinxes that make up the base of a tomb in Sao Paulo's Consolacao Cemetary.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: Brazil

date approved: 3/4/2007

last visited: 5/8/2007

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Sphinx SculpturesLas Palmas de Gran Canaria

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A large Sphinx outside the As Arenas shopping center.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pewe

location: Islas Canarias, Spain

date approved: 2/18/2007

last visited: 12/13/2015

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Sphinx SculpturesBrunswig Tomb Sphinx - New Orleans, LA

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Located in historic Metairie Cemetery in New Orleans, LA.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Henki

location: Louisiana

date approved: 6/4/2006

last visited: 9/28/2019

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Sphinx SculpturesSphinxes guard an Obelisk in San Jose

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A pair of large Sphinxes guard an Obelisk in San Jose California

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member WalruZ

location: California

date approved: 6/1/2006

last visited: 11/11/2014

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Sphinx SculpturesA pair at the Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum & Planetarium - San Jose, Ca

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In a courtyard behind the Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum in San Jose, Ca, you will find a pair of Sphinx flanking the stairs near a large fountain. The gardens are open to the public and there is no fee unless you enter the museum itself

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member frivlas

location: California

date approved: 5/16/2006

last visited: 11/11/2014

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