Category: sun

Steel spontoon (or half pike) weapon featuring a sun design, France, 18th century.

Via the Met.

?   Happy Eclipse Day America!  ?

Viewers of a solar eclipse in Paris, France, April 17, 1912.

(Via the Bibliothèque nationale de France)

Photographs of a solar eclipse taken at Yerkes Observaory in Matheson, Colorado, June 8, 1918.

The eclipse is coming!!

Images from “Eclipses luminarium” by Cyprian Leowitz, 1554. 

(via BSB)