Sphinxs of Historic Archieves - Pontevedra, Galicia, España
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ariberna
N 42° 25.837 W 008° 39.066
29T E 528699 N 4697647
Quick Description: Two sphinx on the entrance
Location: Galicia, Spain
Date Posted: 9/26/2020 3:48:30 PM
Waymark Code: WM136D1
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin
Views: 3

Long Description:
The House of Fonseca is a building located in Paseo de Colón in the city of Pontevedra . It is one of the most impressive historic buildings in the city, which stands out for its neoclassical architecture and two stone sphinxes and two tall Canarian palm trees that flank its entrance. It is currently the headquarters of the Historical Archive of the Province of Pontevedra
From the promenade, the building is accessed by a stone staircase, next to which are two sphinxes guarding the entrance.There are two nude women.
Style: Egyptian

Medium: stone

Head Type: Woman

Statue Name: Not listed

Specify Other Head: Not listed

Head Namesake: Not listed

Website: Not listed

Street Address: Not listed

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