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EGYPTIAN REVIVAL ARCHITECTURE
Characteristics of the style include window frames that narrow toward the top, columns that appear to be swollen like bundles of grain, use of the sun disk or vulture symbol, and a roof line that curves out over the walls.
1. "A Digital Archive of American Architecture." Online: http://www.bc.edu/bc_org/avp/cas/fnart/fa267/egyptrev.html