Egyptian mythology shows the sphinx as a hybrid with a Pharoah's head and a lion's body. opposed to this, Greek mythology has the sphinx with a woman's head, lion's body and wings. the word sphinx comes from the Greek word "sphingo", meaning to choke or suffocate. According to Greek mythology, the sphinx was stationed at the entrance to a city and only those who could answer her riddle could enter. Those who didn’t, died.
Guardian Sphinx bracelet
24 karat gold 4 micron thickness plated silver.