New sphinx-lined road found in Luxor

Archaeologists excavating near the Temple of Karnak in Luxor have unearthed a road lined with 12 sphinxes dating to the reign of the King Nectanebo I, (380-363 B.C.), the last pharaoh of the last pharaonic dynasty. The 65-foot section is the last part of a 1.7-mile ceremonial route known as the Avenue of the Sphinxes …