Medium: Faience, glazed
Dates:3rd century B.C.E.
Dimensions: 2 3/8 x 2 3/8 x 5/8 in. (6.1 x 6.1 x 1.6 cm)
Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 3MZM12, 31-TOP
Accession Number: 68.19
Catalogue Description: Blue and creamy white faience tile; originally square. On the obverse the representation of a striding female sphinx with wings wearing a crenelated crown; far foreleg and near hind leg advanced; short bob hairdo. Edges are beveled. Condition: Much chipped and discolored; lower left corner with foot of far leg and upper left corner lost; sides and back now dark brown to black.