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"Sphinx" Sculpture By Banksy For "Better Out Than In" Day 22 New Piece In New York City. 1

Day 22 of “Better Out Than In” is here and Banksy just unveiled his newest installation / sculpture in New York City.
Located in Queens, the mysterious British artist just unveiled a 1/36 scale replica of the great Sphinx of Giza made from smashed cinderblocks.
You’re advised not to drink the replica Arab spring water. –Banksy

Continue reading for extra angles and as usual keep your eyes peeled on our twitter feed or right here for additional pictures and the exact location asap.

Update 1: piece is located on 35th Av and 127th St
Update 2: New pictures now being added after the jump
Update 3: Sphinx is now gone from Queens, Owners of the property just loaded it on a truck. ( pic and video after the break)
Update 4: The owner of Choco Auto Glass sold the piece to an unidentified gallery

"Sphinx" Sculpture By Banksy For "Better Out Than In" Day 22 New Piece In New York City. 1

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