Štrpce (Serbia), 1995

Štrpce (Serbia), “Jovan Cvijić” high school, 1995

(42° 14′ 25″ N,  21° 01′ 41″ E)

Strpce-2Fig. 1. The sundial pictured at the winter solstice; the hypebole marks the 28th June, the date of the great Serbian religious holiday Vidovdan (the date of the 1389 Kosovo battle when the whole Serbian army was destroyed while defending the country from the Turkish army)

The inscription: “The Sun shines to everyone” 

Strpce-Animacija-75Fig. 2. The contents of the sundial


Tadić, M. (1999). Three Sundials in Serbia. Bulletin 99.1, p. 38-39.