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MET Sphinx - NYC, NY
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2
N 40° 46.700 W 073° 57.765
18T E 587526 N 4514667
Quick Description: This sphinx is located in the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Location: New York, United States
Date Posted: 3/13/2014 5:46:50 PM
Waymark Code: WMKB7H
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
Views: 2

Long Description:
This marble Greek sphinx has a woman's face and large wings while she sits on her haunches. A placard informs us that it dated to c. 530 BC and comes from Attica. It has remnants of red, black and blue pigments.
Style: Greek

Medium: marble

Head Type: Woman

Street Address:
1000 Fifth Avenue
New York City, NY USA

Statue Name: Not listed

Specify Other Head: Not listed

Head Namesake: Not listed

Website: Not listed

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Metro2 visited MET Sphinx  -  NYC, NY 7/24/2013 Metro2 visited it