Athens. Greece. View of the south and southeast sides of the Tower of the Winds, showing the semicircular reservoir for the water which ran the clocks works. Also in view is the three arched public building dedicated to Athena Archegetis and the divi Augusti (Defied Roman Emperors) dating from the middle of the 1st century BC. The octagonal hydraulic clock tower of Pentelic marble built by the astronomer Andronikos Kyrristes in the 1st century BC. Personifications of the eight winds are carved in relief at the top of each of the sides. The tower is on the eastern side of the ancient Roman Agora in Athens.
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