Assyrian tree of life BC. Folklore: Above is the winged sun-disk of Egypt, the borrowed symbol of the Assyrian Sun-god Assur, shooting deadly arrows. Below is the beautiful symbol of the tree of life, which originated in old Babylonia.
Pieter Bruegel the Elder ca. 1520 – 1569 The Tower of Babel (Rotterdam) oil on panel × 75 cm) — 1563 Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam Pieter Bruegel the Elder biography This work is linked to Genesis