MEMPHIS

Memphis was the Capital of Egypt for about 800 years during the Old Kingdom. Little remains now although this open air museum has some nice pieces.

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MEMPHIS

Statue at the door to the room containing the Colossus The giant Colossus of Ramesses II laying on the ground The level of detail was exceptional
The Sphinx of Memphis and again from another angle Another colossus of Ramesses II
Also on display at the open air museum are these fragments of structures or sculptures And a third colossus of Ramesses II, just in case he runs out of them Me in front of the Sphinx of Memphis

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