A famous painting of Julius Caesar has been stolen from a museum. The thief, being a cryptic lover, has left these clues behind.

“I have left the painting somewhere within the city.”


The letter found alongside was which is supposed to give the location of the painting.


Can you find out the painting?


To read the... weird thing which seems to part of the letter (?)

Flip it horizontally:
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This alludes to this kind of decoder

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Move the inner circle so A lines up with M, and we get


So we look there

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    $\begingroup$ Another interesting thing to note: "A famous painting of Julius Caesar". This is a hint to Caesar Cipher, which this is. $\endgroup$ – Justin Mar 11 '16 at 19:21

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