Sphinx and the Great Pyramid, Giza Necropolis, Giza

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RIBApix ref no RIBA27552
Artist/PhotographerDeakin, Ralph (1888-1952)
Subject Date-2509
Image Date1930
Library ReferenceDK/E/75/1 (DKN/E/165)
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Ralph Deakin / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The Great Pyramid of Giza, also known as the Pyramid of Khufu or Cheops, is the oldest and largest of the three pyramids in the Giza Necropolis and dates from 2590 BC. The sphinx dates from 2500 BC.

Subject tags

sculpture, stone, archaeological sites, pyramids, monuments