|Collection:||Athens, Acropolis Museum|
|Title:||Votive statue of a sphinx|
|Context:||From Athens, Acropolis|
|Findspot:||Found at Athens, Acropolis|
|Sculpture Type:||Free-standing statue|
|Original or Copy:||Original|
|Date:||ca. 560 BC - ca. 550 BC|
|Dimensions:||H. 0.73 m|
Subject Description: A sphinx sits on her haunches, and looks straight ahead. Her hair cascades down her back and shoulders in thick locks; it is bound just above the neck with a thick taenia.
Condition Description: The statue is missing the front legs and the base. The surface is slightly chipped, especially on the thighs, wings, ends of hair, chin, nose, and eyes.
Material Description: Island marble, according to Brouskari