Egypt. Spinx of Giza. Detail. Lion's claws
Egypt. Great Sphinx of Giza. Limestone statue with lion body and human head. Is believed that represents the Pharaoh Khafra. Built as a protective guard on the banks of the River Nile. Detail. Lion's claws built with molded ashlar stones. Old Kingdom. 2500 B.C. approximately. 4th Dynasty. Date:
© Thaliastock / Mary Evans
26th, 4th, Age, Ancient, Archaeological, Archaeology, Art, Ashlar, Bc, Body, Century, Claws, Detail, Dynasty, Egypt, Egyptian, Giza, Great, History, Kingdom, Limestone, Lion, Mythological, Mythology, Old, Sculpture, Site, Sphinx
South America, Bolivia, Tiwanaku. Kalasasaya Temple Wall and Steps at Pre-Columbian
South America, Bolivia, Tiwanaku. Kalasasaya Temple Wall and Steps at Pre-Columbian archaeological site of Tiwanaku, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
© Kymri Wilt / DanitaDelimont.com
Archeological, Ashlar, Aymara, Basin, Blocks, Bolivia, Cultural, Kalasasaya, Kymri Wilt, Latin America, Outer, Perimeter, Pillar, Reconstructed, Ruins, South America, Spiritual, Stairs, Step, Stone, Tiahuanacu, Titicaca, Tiwanaku, Unesco, Unesco World Heritage Site, Wall