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07-10-2013, 04:18 PM
Egyptian Pharaoh Sphinx unearthed by country (http://www.allvoices.com/contributed-news/14963350-egyptian-pharaoh-sphinx-unearthed-by-country)

Ancient Egyptian Pharaoh Menkaure some people today Sphinx unearthed in northern Israel, researchers are clarified why this accident antiquities unearthed in Israel appeared.
This damaged the Sphinx granite statue in Israel Galilee (Galilee) and Hazor (Tel Hazor) excavated archaeological sites, including the lion's claws and lion body and the two forearm. This is the first time in the area excavated ancient Egyptians Sphinx.

Experts say that this discovery also represents the first time researchers have found ancient Egyptian pharaoh Menkaure (Mycerinus) statue. Menkaure about 2500 BC ruled ancient Egypt, Jisha (Giza) in which a three pyramids was built by him.

Responsible for Hazor Archaeological excavations at the Hebrew University (Hebrew University), Professor Ban Tropsch (Amnon Ben-Tor), said: "This is the only region in the Li Wende (Levant) unearthed monumental Egyptian statues Li Wende that is Today, Israel, Lebanon and Syria. "

He said: "It is only found outside France Menkaure old Sphinx, even in Egypt, nor had found him the Sphinx."

Ban prop that man's forearm sphinx between the name of Menkaure engraved with hieroglyphics, the text display side there "by Herriot Indianapolis holy soul deeply loved."