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Sun symbols

Sun symbol (Figure)

Sun symbols seem to have been popular in megalithic time...


"Far Nephews"

The 'sun symbol' in Dolmen IIIa in Petit Mont (Morbihan, France) looks similar to the gravure on a kerbstone in Dowth (Ireland)...

Dolmen IIIa, stone nr 14 - Sun symbol ?Dowth (Ireland)
Petit Mont (Bretagne)                    Dowth (Ireland)



In Cairn T at Loughcrew (Ireland) the sunlight during spring- and autumn equinox illuminate a sun symbol deep in the cairn.

Sun symbols in Cairn-T, Loughcrew Ireland
Sun symbols in Cairn-T, Loughcrew Ireland


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