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Tower of the Winds

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: Denitsa Dzhigova, Tom Elliott
Contributors: Jeffrey Becker
Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Mar 22, 2020 09:14 AM History
Also known as the Horologion of Andronikos Kyrrhestes, the Tower of the Winds is an octagonal Pentelic marble clocktower located in the "Roman" Agora that functioned as a horologion.

Base map by Ryan M. Horne for Pleiades and the Ancient World Mapping Center (ancient terrain after the Barrington Atlas). Map interaction design and implementation by Sean Gillies, David Glick, Alec Mitchell, and Tom Elliott for Pleiades.

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Denitsa Dzhigova, Tom Elliott, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Tower of the Winds: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2020 <> [accessed: 03 July 2020]

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