Head of a Sphinx (Q60751282)

Label from: English (en)

collection: Cleveland Museum of Art (Q657415)
depicts: Sphinx (Q151480) polos (Q2067714) head (Q23640)
instance of: sculpture (Q860861) item of collection or exhibition (Q18593264)

catalog URL: https://www.clevelandart.org/art/1928.858

information from the Cleveland Museum of Art catalog

description: This female head once belonged to a sphinx, a mythological hybrid creature with the head of a woman and body of a winged lion. Her short cylindrical crown, known as a polos, helps to identify her as

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