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Day of Tiburtius

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Day of Tiburtius

A symbol from the clog almanacs used in Medieval Sweden.

The day of Tiburtius is also known as "beginning of the summer half-year". Although the day officially falls on April 13th, in a broader sense it refers to the beginning of the year's warm weather, a period spanning roughly from March to October.


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Asymmetric, Closed shape, Monochrome, Contains straight lines, Has crossing lines.

Day of Tiburtius is part of the Clog Almanac group.

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The clog almanac was originally a Scandinavian creation that was later brought to England. A "clog" referred to a four-sided piece of material (usually wood but could also be bone, horn or metal), an… read more »

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