Ruined Avenue of the Sphinxes.
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"The remains of crumbling sphinxes line the avenue on the south, two miles in length, which is the only one left of ten which set out from this temple and led to the great temple of Luxor and to other grand objects that once stood within this extensive valley, over which the gorgeous processions of kings and priests were accustomed to march into the temple.
Caption: "Ruined Avenue of the Sphinxes."
Sphinxes--Egypt; Ruins--Egypt; Egypt--Antiquities; Art & Artifacts; Places & Architecture
Related Work(s)Forms part of the Travelers in the Middle East Archive (TIMEA)
Related Work(s)The complete text of the book in which this image can be found is available on the TIMEA site at http://rudr.rice.edu/handle/1911/13075
The complete text of the book in which this image can be found is available on the TIMEA site at http://hdl.handle.net/1911/13075
Citable link to this pagehttps://hdl.handle.net/1911/21508
RightsThis material is in the public domain and may be freely used.
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