Badi' al-Zaman ibn al-Razzaz al-Jazari - A Hydraulic Device, 1354

Badi' al-Zaman ibn al-Razzaz al-Jazari (Northern Mesopotamia, 1136 - 1206, Northern Mesopotamia)

Leaf from a copy of the Book of Knowledge of Ingenious Mechanical Devices: A Hydraulic Device, 1354

Ink and color on paper , 34 x 23 cm (13 3/8 x 9 1/16 in.)


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