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Archaeologists Unearth 12 More Sphinx Statues in Egypt

Newly discovered sphinx in Egypt
The antiquities department of Egypt announced that archaeologists have uncovered 12 more sphinx statues. They line an ancient avenue that dates back to Pharaoh Nectanebo I, who ruled from 280-362 B.C.  When exploring Egypt, Lindblad Expeditions guests make a stop at Luxor, where these new sphinx statues were unearthed.