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It has been estimated that the antikythera mechanism was built around 87 BC and was lost in 76
The ship was Roman though the antikythera mechanism was developed in Greece.
It has been estimated that the antikythera mechanism was built around 87 BC and was lost in 76 BC No one has any idea about why or how it came to be on that ill-fated cargo ship.
The antikythera mechanism is currently housed in the Greek National Archaeological Museum in Athens and is thought to be one of the most complicated antiques in existence.
I'm very fond of the Mechanism that powers all this, Viv's interpretation of an antikythera mechanism mixed with an astrolabe - a Steampunk masterwork.
Decoding the Heavens - the antikythera ancient computer
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