Sun disk


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Sun disk

A disk representing the sun with wings, especially used in Egyptian antiquity as emblematic of the sun god.

sun disk

A disk with wings, emblematic of the sun, used in Egyptian Revival architecture.
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The peak of the annular solar eclipse will be at 11:59am when 14 percent of the sun disk will be covered, elaborated the astronomer.
The duck, followed by a sun disk reads sa Re, "son of the sun god.
The Sun Disk inscription, for its part, is the only historical inscription which explicitly mentions performance of the Mouth Washing ceremony.
Amenhotep III, the self-proclaimed "Dazzling Sun Disk of All Lands," led his country into an era of unsurpassed power and prosperity.
When these three objects are organized in a single line, the moon covers the sun disk and all the areas that fall under the moon will see a total eclipse.
The statue is 180cm long and features a sun disk on the head of Sekhmet as well as a cobra.
Whenever the pinhole is exactly in the middle of the blurry shadow of the horizontal rod at the top of the gnomon, the projected Sun disk is bisected by a sharp black line.
Sun disk storage systems outgrew the market in many major revenue categories for Q2 CY2008:
Some of the collection included five wooden statues, two statues made of bronze-like material, a statue consisting of four pieces, five leather rings, two leather books contain drawings, four maces, 148 round stone pieces, 106 marble amulets, 33 oval stone pieces, 15 stone ox-like horns, three leather eyeliner containers, five hand-shape amulets, 15 basalt pieces shaped like eyeliner containers and two stone pieces shaped like a sun disk.
The ''Dazzling Sun Disk of all Lands'' was in fact a master diplomat.
It was represented by the sun disk, the Aten, whose elaborate name was enclosed in cartouches beginning early in the king's reign.
We have been using Sun disk arrays for several years and Sun's commitment to the heterogeneous storage market makes us confident that its storage solutions will continue to meet the growing storage demands of our studio.