Egyptian sphinx from Diocletian's Palace

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Carole Raddato
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published on 30 January 2014
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Diocletian's Palace was decorated with numerous granite sphinxes originating from the site of Egyptian Pharaoh Thutmose III. Only three have survived the centuries. This one is still located on the Peristyle of Diocletian's Palace.

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Carole Raddato
Carole maintains the popular ancient history photo-blog Following Hadrian, where she travels the world in the footsteps of emperor Hadrian.

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Raddato, C. (2014, January 30). Egyptian sphinx from Diocletian's Palace. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/2281/

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Raddato, Carole. "Egyptian sphinx from Diocletian's Palace." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified January 30, 2014. https://www.ancient.eu/image/2281/.

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Raddato, Carole. "Egyptian sphinx from Diocletian's Palace." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 30 Jan 2014. Web. 01 Dec 2020.

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