Two freestanding statues of pharaohs, each with a sphinx beside it, and a third headless sphinx statue behind them.


  • Title: Colossi and Sphynxes, Wady Saboua, Nubia
  • Creator: Francis Frith
  • Date Created: about 1858
  • Location Created: Nubia, Egypt
  • Physical Dimensions: 15.9 × 20.6 cm (6 1/4 × 8 1/8 in.)
  • Type: Print
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Albumen silver print
  • Terms of Use: Open Content
  • Number: 84.XO.1180.116
  • Culture: English
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Creator Display Name: Francis Frith (English, 1822 - 1898)
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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