Moved to Site-19 1993. Origin is as of yet unknown. It is constructed from concrete and rebar with traces of Krylon brand spray paint. SCP-173 is animate and extremely hostile. The object cannot move while within a direct line of sight. Line of sight must not be broken at any time with SCP-173. Personnel assigned to enter container are instructed to alert one another before blinking. Object is reported to attack by snapping the neck at the base of the skull, or by strangulation. In the event of an attack, personnel are to observe Class 4 hazardous object containment procedures.
Personnel report sounds of scraping stone originating from within the container when no one is present inside. This is considered normal, and any change in this behavior should be reported to the acting HMCL supervisor on duty.
Powers and Stats
Name: SCP-173, "The Sculpture"
Origin: SCP Foundation
Classification: Euclid Class Anomalous Object
Powers and Abilities: Superhuman Physical Characteristics
Attack Potency: Wall level (Can kill physically peaked humans in the blink of an eye and burst through bulletproof windows)
Speed: Subsonic (Can move faster than the human eye can perceive)
Lifting Strength: Unknown
Striking Strength: Wall Class
Durability: Wall level (A barrage of P90 gunfire doesn't dent it)
Range: Standard melee range
Standard Equipment: None
Weaknesses: Cannot move while within a direct line of sight, Struggles to fight beings much larger than itself (Because its main method of attack, snapping the neck, becomes very difficult to achieve)