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Goddesses standing on lions' heads, on a Syrian golden horse ornament from century bce, inscribed as a gift to prince Azael. Two centuries later, it was offered to Hera in her ancient temple on the island of Samos (off the coast of Turkey).
The first occurrence of the winged disk in monumental Assyrian art is probably on the 11th c. BC Broken Obelisk (British Museum). If you look carefully, you can see that the winged disk actually has hands and holds a bow and arrows.
lionofchaeronea: “Ancient Egyptian stele, dedicated by the doorman of Horudja temple in honor of the divine bull Apis. 643 BCE (= Year 21 of Psamtik [Psammetichus] I, first pharaoh of the [Saite] Dynasty). Found at the Serapeum.
In the temple (237-56 BC) in Upper Egypt, the feathered solar disk is flanked by two uraeus snakes. Nearing the end of the Egyptian gods’ hegemony over the region, the feathered sun disk was mostly associated with the assimilated Horus-Behdeti deity.