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2,000-year-old sundial unearthed in Laodikeia

April 3, 2020 - General

A Hellenistic-era marble sundial has been unearthed in the ancient city of Laodikeia located in southern Turkey.
Credit: AA

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Oriented toward the south, the sundial shows seasons, months and hours, said Celal Şimşek, the chief archaeologist at Denizli’s Pamukkale University, referring to the piece as “unique.”
The sundial features images of foliage and the Greek names of the…

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Source: archeo

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