Post Profile






Massive, Intact Sphinx Head Discovered in California

Archaeologists excavating a series of sand dunes on the California coast made the discovery of a lifetime – well, almost. It’s certainly one that will make for great conversation starters at those post-conference wine receptions. You know, the ones with the terrible cheese and cracker trays and all the preening academics all trying to be... Read more »
read more

share

Related Posts


90-Year-Old Sphinx Prop from DeMille's Ten Commandments Unearthed

Entertainment / Film : MovieWeb

A monsterous 300-pound sphinx head from Cecil B. DeMille's 1923 Ten Commandments was recently discovered by archaeologists.

Oarfish Found Off California Coast Called Once In A Lifetime Discovery

News : The Inquisitr - News

A giant oarfish found off the coast of California is being called the discovery of a lifetime, and it was entirely by accident that the massive sea creature was found. The oarfish was discovered by Jasmine Santana, a 26-year-old ins...

Best sphinx head from 1923 Ten Commendments found

History / Ancient History : The History Blog

Archaeologists have unearthed another piece of colossal scenary from Cecil B. DeMille’s 1923 epic silent movie The Ten Commandments from the sands of the Guadalupe-Nipomo Dunes near Pismo Beach, California. At least one filmmaker, e...

5 Most Incredible Discoveries of the Week

Technology : Technology from Newser

A Hollywood relic and a revelation about Alexander the Great's dad are among the week's top discoveries: Archaeologists Make Giant Find Under California Dunes : Scientists parted the sands in California to excavate one of the last r...

Archaeologists unearth Sphinx head… from a movie set

News : The Raw Story

Archaeologists excavating the Guadalupe-Nipomo Dunes in California unearthed a magnificent sphinx head dating all the way back to… 1923. Ninety-five years ago, Hollywood director Cecil B. DeMille oversaw the construction of a lavish...

Comments


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC