History of the Middle East
Ancient Egypt
Cleopatra
The Great Sphinx

What happened to the Sphinx face?

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10/10/2007

There are many Sphinxes in Egypt, many of them worn faces of actual rulers. The most known of them was a target practice for french army some very long time ago, so it got its nose shot off and there is still another canonball sitting in the face.