Second Sphinx Discovered in Luxor

While working on al-Kabbash road in Luxor, construction workers have discovered a mysterious statue with a lion’s body and a human’s head – believed to be a second sphinx.

The workers were developing a road between the Luxor and Karnak temples – only six miles from the famed Valley of the Kings – when the statue was found.

Although no photos of the statue are public yet, Minister of Antiquities Khaled al-Anani welcomed tourists to the site, encouraging them to visit the new discovery. Read More via EgyptIndependent.

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