The Naxos Sphinx, Delphi Museum, Greece
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The Naxos Sphinx was erected atop a 30-foot tall Ionic column at Apollo's sanctuary at Delphi by the citizens of the island of Naxos in 580-560 BCE. Marble. Height, over 6 feet [2.2 m]; weight, just under 2 tons.
Location: Delphi Museum, Greece