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The statue of Ramesses the Great at the Temple of Abu Simbel in the process of being reassembled after needing to be relocated in 1976 to save it from the rising waters of the Nile. This structure was originally built under Pharaoh Ramesses II in the 13th century BCE.
Here’s a quick video made by UNESCO which gives some further information about the site.
Image via Wiki Commons.
Can I move to Egypt already please?