The Sphinx of Ramses II
The Sphinx of Ramses II is a 3,300 year old Egyptian monument. Ramses II was the third Pharaoh of the 19th dynasty. He is also known as “The Great Ramses” because he was celebrated as the most powerful Pharaoh.
KeywordsRamses II, pharoah, Egyptian architecture, sphinx of ramses II, egyptian monument, third pharaoh, 19th dynasty, the great ramses
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