Winged Assyrian Sphinx. Sir W. Hamo Thornycroft, R. A. (1850-1925). Bronze. 4 inches high x 3 inches wide x 4 inches deep. Inscribed: “HT 23 03” (on self-base) and “Hamo Thornycroft 1910” (on the wing). Private Collection. [Click on images for larger pictures.]

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