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The Great Sphinx. Built during the reign of King Khafre (4th dynasty c. 2575-2465 BCE), the reclining Sphinx is a portrait statue of the Egyptian leader.
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The Great Sphinx. Built during the reign of King Khafre (4th dynasty c. 2575-2465 BCE), the reclining Sphinx is a portrait statue of the Egyptian leader.

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the great sphinx, egypt

La Gran Esfinge ,llamada tambien. (Abu Hol) por las tribus Beduinas que cruzan las arenas de Egipto
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La Gran Esfinge ,llamada tambien. (Abu Hol) por las tribus Beduinas que cruzan las arenas de Egipto

The Great Sphinx at Giza, Egypt
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The Great Sphinx at Giza, Egypt

 

The Great Sphinx of Giza is the largest monolith statue in the world. It is the oldest known monumental sculpture, and is commonly believed to have been built by ancient Egyptians of the Old Kingdom during the reign of the pharaoh Khafra (c. 2558–2532 BC).
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The Great Sphinx of Giza is the largest monolith statue in the world. It is the oldest known monumental sculpture, and is commonly believed to have been built by ancient Egyptians of the Old Kingdom during the reign of the pharaoh Khafra (c. 2558–2532 BC).

#neverhaveiever seen the Pyramids and Sphinx of Giza, Egypt
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#neverhaveiever seen the Pyramids and Sphinx of Giza, Egypt

Sphinx and pyramid, Giza, Egypt
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Sphinx and pyramid, Giza, Egypt

The Sphinx, Giza, Cairo, Egypt. ... Mythical creature with a lion body
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The Sphinx, Giza, Cairo, Egypt. … Mythical creature with a lion body

The pyramids, Great Sphinx, Valley of the Kings, treasure of King Tut, the Nile, what is there not to love about a trip to Egypt?
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The pyramids, Great Sphinx, Valley of the Kings, treasure of King Tut, the Nile, what is there not to love about a trip to Egypt?

Image of the Great Mother the Creator of all beings. The gateway to the center of all creation is said to be between her paws.
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Image of the Great Mother the Creator of all beings. The gateway to the center of all creation is said to be between her paws.

a zeppelin flying over the great pyramid and the sphinx. zeppelins need to make a comeback.
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a zeppelin flying over the great pyramid and the sphinx. zeppelins need to make a comeback.

The Sphinx, the Great Pyramids of Giza, outside Cairo, Egypt
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The Sphinx, the Great Pyramids of Giza, outside Cairo, Egypt

The Great Sphinx guarding the front of Khafra's pyramid, in Giza, Egypt.
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The Great Sphinx guarding the front of Khafra’s pyramid, in Giza, Egypt.

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great sphinx, egypt.

The Sphinx And The Great Pyramid, Egypt
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The Sphinx And The Great Pyramid, Egypt

the great sphinx ,egypt
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the great sphinx ,egypt

The Great Sphinx at Giza, Egypt
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The Great Sphinx at Giza, Egypt

Come on...no brainer...who doesnt want to see a pyramid...it was in every one of my history books!
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Come on…no brainer…who doesnt want to see a pyramid…it was in every one of my history books!

Egypt Comes To Google Street View | Popular Science The Great Sphinx of Giza has sparked imaginations as to its age (still uncertain). It is 241 ft. long, 63 ft. wide and 66.34 ft. high.
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Egypt Comes To Google Street View | Popular Science The Great Sphinx of Giza has sparked imaginations as to its age (still uncertain). It is 241 ft. long, 63 ft. wide and 66.34 ft. high.

Ancient Egyptian Wonders: The Great Sphinx of Giza
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Ancient Egyptian Wonders: The Great Sphinx of Giza

The Great Sphinx of Giza (c. 2540 B.C.) is built by King Khafre - Google zoeken
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The Great Sphinx of Giza (c. 2540 B.C.) is built by King Khafre – Google zoeken

The Great Sphinx Guarding the Pyramids Egypt Statue, c.1910
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The Great Sphinx Guarding the Pyramids Egypt Statue, c.1910

I am mesmerized just by the pictures alone.
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I am mesmerized just by the pictures alone.

The Great Sphinx
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The Great Sphinx

the Ancient Egyptians regarded HU, [God] the Celestial Sphinx, as the giver of Life in the Beginning. Hu was occasionally shown in this form. In particular, in years much later after its construction, the Great Sphinx, at Giza, was seen as a representation of Hu.
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the Ancient Egyptians regarded HU, [God] the Celestial Sphinx, as the giver of Life in the Beginning. Hu was occasionally shown in this form. In particular, in years much later after its construction, the Great Sphinx, at Giza, was seen as a representation of Hu.

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