Sundials - World's Oldest Clocks

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Selected Sundials of Cuba

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Habana La Habana Cuba Horizontal Dial 564
A monumental horizontal dial with rod gnomon and central cannon. First documented sundial in Cuba.
Havana Havana Cuba Vertical Dial 717
A carved stone, south-facing vertical dial with polar-pointing gnomon, hour lines and Roman hour numerals. The construction date of 1817 is prominently shown at the top of the dial. This is a historic Cuban sundial, known at the "dean of Cuban sundials" and referenced in "This is Cuba, Things of My Country."