Time in Antiquity (Sciences of Antiquity)

October 29, 2020
Time in Antiquity (Sciences of Antiquity)

Time in Antiquity explores the different perceptions of timefrom Classical antiquity, principally through the technologydesigned to measure, mark or tell time. The material discussedranges from the sixth century BC in archaic Greece to the 3rdcentury AD in the Roman Empire, and offers fascinating insightsinto ordinary people’s perceptions of time and time-keepinginstruments.