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Julius Caesar

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Chimney Tops

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Have you climbed up the walls and battlements,
To tow'rs and windows, yea, to chimney tops. (1.1.40-41)

How can you best describe the anachronistic mention of chimney tops in the quote above?

A

The anachronism contributes to the realism of the setting.

B

The anachronism uses the architecture of ancient Rome to build a strong sense of place.

C

The anachronism was likely an oversight on Shakespeare's part.

D

The anachronism helps explain the gender dynamics in this play.

E

Chimney tops are not anachronistic to this play.