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al-Jazari's "Book of Knowledge of Ingenious Mechanical Devices": The Reckoner's Blood-letting Basin

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Provenance

Given to the MFA in 1931 by Denman Waldo Ross.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Islamic, 1315

Object Place

Eastern Turkey or Syria

Dimensions

21.0 x 35.0 cm

Accession Number

31.124

Medium or Technique

Ink, opaque watercolor and gold on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Books and manuscripts