Details of Outdoor Marble Lion Stone Statues with ball for garden ornaments decoration
Name Great stone giant sphinx statue for sale
Item No. MOK-450
Material Natural Marble
Finished Time 45 days
MOQ 1 Piece
OEM Yes (Any client’s custom design is acceptable)
Usage For Art/Collection/Garden/Plaza
Packaging Standard Export Package
Payment 30% deposit,70%balance offer finished
A sphinx (Greek: Σφίγξ /sphinx, Bœotian: Φίξ /Phix) is a mythical creature with a lion’s body and a human head or a cat head.
In Greek tradition, it has the haunches of a lion, the wings of a great bird, and the face of a woman. She is mythicised as treacherous and merciless. Those who cannot answer her riddle suffer a fate typical in such mythological stories, as they are killed and eaten by this ravenous monster. Unlike the Greek sphinx which was a woman, the Egyptian sphinx is typically shown as a man (an androsphinx). In addition, the Egyptian sphinx was viewed as benevolent in contrast to the malevolent Greek version and was thought of as a guardian often flanking the entrances to temples.
In European decorative art, the sphinx enjoyed a major revival during the Renaissance. Later, the sphinx image, something very similar to the original Ancient Egyptian concept, was exported into many other cultures, albeit often interpreted quite differently due to translations of descriptions of the originals and the evolution of the concept in relation to other cultural traditions.
Generally the role of sphinxes is associated with architectural structures such as royal tombs or religious temples. The oldest known sphinx was found near Gobekli Tepe at another site, Nevali Çori, or possibly 120 miles to the east at Kortik Tepe, Turkey and was dated to 9,500 BC.
1.Port of loading: mainly ship from TianJin, China
2.Shipping method: Express/Air freight/MLB/Sea/railway
3.Freight: the shipping freight is depend on total weight and cube of the ordered item. We quoted the freight, the price directly from the shipping Company.
4.Transportation time for different destination:
USA and Canada: about 30days
West European main port: about 27days
South America: about 40days
The specific destination port, please email to us, we will check with shipping Company.
5.LCL and FCL,both are ok.
1.The pictures of products are taken in physical shooting. Differences in the display may cause slight differences in color.
2.You can transfer the deposit by T/T (wire transfer), Paypal, Western Union, Money Gram, Credit Card etc
3.When products are completed ,we will timely delivery physical photos to you. If any dissatisfied places ,we will modify them based on your comments as much as possible ,to your satisfaction and then shipped.
4.The custom cycle will be based on the style and size . Ready goods 4-5 days to ship.
5.Customized products should be payed 20% –30% deposit, before finished product is shipped ,customers need to pay the balance completely.
6 .Most of the natural stone has stone pattern and stone tendons, which forms in process of formation . Stone pattern is a unique identification of natural stone, it is also the identification of natural stone method.
Our Advantage about Sculpture of Great stone giant sphinx statue
1.20 years experience in animal statue carving industry,knowing the market
2.Direct professional lion sculpture manufacturer well controlling production,quality and delivery
3.We have more than 8 years experience in stone carving,lion sculpture,stone sculpture,stone statue,stone relief
4.well-trained processing workers and experienced craftmen
5.Competitively lower costs in labor ,inland transportation and material
Our Greek Sphinx Statue (Medium) is a sculptural masterpiece representing a Greek Sphinx, a mythical creature with the head of a human and the body of a lion.
This piece of art perfectly matches Antique, Ancient Greek and Roman themed interiors and classical gardens.
An amazing sculpture reproduction of high quality cast marble finished with great attention to details. With an authentic ancient look achieved by a light patina, the sculpture is just like the ones you can find in an archaeological museum. An authentic piece of art that will transform your gardens and interiors.
This sculpture can be installed indoor and outdoor as well.
The Sphinx is said to have guarded the entrance to the Greek city of Thebes, and to have asked a riddle of travellers to allow them passage. The exact riddle asked by the Sphinx was not specified by early tellers of the stories, and was not standardized as the one given below until late in Greek history.
The sphinx comes speaking of horrors and monstrosities: What is it that walks on four legs, then two, then three? Again and again, no one has an answer for the sphinx’s riddle; no one can imagine something so strange and mutable — and again and again it devours its victims when they fail. Only Oedipus sees that the answer is a human and not some strange creature. Everyone before him has failed to recognize his or her own humanity in the riddle; only Oedipus sees himself in it.
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