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Top of the Tower of the Winds in the Roman Forum, Athens | by BluEyedA73
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Top of the Tower of the Winds in the Roman Forum, Athens

Also called horologion (timepiece), this structure features a combination of sundials, a water clock and a wind vane, built around 50 BC. Attached to each of the eight sides are friezes representing each of the eight wind deities.

 

 

Day 4, Athens

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Taken on September 16, 2009