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28. Statue of a Sphinx. Pentelic marble. Found in Spata, Attica.

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One of the earliest known Archaic Sphinxes it was once used as finial of a grave stele.
About 570 B.C.

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Statue einer Sphinx. Pentelischer Marmor. Gefunden in Spata, Attika.

Eine der frühesten bekannten archaischen Sphinxe wurde einst als Krönung einer Grabstele eingesetzt.
Um 570 v. Chr.

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