Sphinx ornament

    SKU: cmcn459450

    £8.99 Members' price *


    A small resin ornament of a sphinx - mythical creatures from ancient Egypt.

    A sphinx is a mythical creature with the body of a lion and the head of a human. The creature was thought of as a guardian, often flanking the entrances to temples. The Egyptian sphinx is typically shown as a man (an androsphinx). In addition, the Egyptian sphinx was viewed as tame, but having a ferocious strength similar to the wilder Greek version.


    Product code: cmcn459450
    Exhibition: Ancient lives
    World culture: Ancient Egypt
    Materials: Resin
    Size: 8.5cm long x 4cm wide x 7cm high
    Weight: 0.63kg
    Standard UK delivery: 5 working days. Overseas times may vary

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