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Posts tagged as “Historical Timepieces”

The Timeless Marvel of Prague: The Astronomical Clock’s Journey Through History

Explore the captivating history of the Prague Astronomical Clock, a masterpiece of medieval engineering and a symbol of European cosmological understanding. Discover its creators, Michael of Kadam and Yan Sindel, and delve into its intricate features like the astronomical dial, zodiacal ring, and the enchanting hourly procession of the Apostles. Learn about its journey through history, from its first recording in 1410 to its restoration post-World War II.