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When it comes to sundials, I'm the merest layman: if you want to delve into the arcana of gnomonology, see the excellent websites in the navigation bar at the foot of the page.
On the other hand, I like them, and keep my eyes peeled, especially when there's something odd about them. Here are some pages on dials that I've seen, all but one in Italy:
A bit of background on sundials in Antiquity:
And then there's this object:
Images with borders lead to more information.
The thicker the border, the more information. (Details here.)
Chi Era Costui?
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