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It is clear to me that the current head is not the original head.The original head would have become severely weathered and eroded.Center: Screen capture illustration from the documentary The Mystery of the Sphinx showing rain versus wind erosion. Structures on the Giza Plateau dated by Egyptologists to Old Kingdon times showing only wind erosion.
Perhaps it was a lion – actually the latest evidence suggests it was originally a lioness. The southern wall of the Sphinx Enclosure showing water (via rainfall) erosion.The Great Sphinx of Egypt in its enclosure, with a diagram indicating the deep fissures and undulating surfaces created by water (rainfall) weathering and erosion.(Diagram from the documentary The Mystery of the Sphinx.) Many people know me best for my work on the Great Sphinx of Giza, Egypt.I will not address his other hypotheses, which I do not find persuasive, that the Sphinx was the jackal [wild dog] Anubis (Anubis, associated with the dead and the afterlife, would look to the west, not face east as the Sphinx does) and the face seen on the Sphinx is that of the Middle Kingdom pharaoh Amenemhet II, though I note the original Sphinx has been reworked and the head re-carved.For a review of the evidence bearing on the age and significance of the Great Sphinx, see my book with Robert Bauval, Origins of the Sphinx.