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Portable Sundial in the Shape of a Ham

Portable Sundial in the Shape of a Ham
Title:
Portable Sundial in the Shape of a Ham
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H. 11.6 cm; W. 8 cm; D. 1.7 cm
Context:
Villa dei Papiri, Herculaneum
Date:
Late 1st century CE
Inventory Number:
25494
Lender:
Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli
© Institute for the Study of the Ancient World / Guido Petruccioli, photographer