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Part of water-propelled device that is activated by the amount of water in a basin. (The clock of pseudo Archimedes)

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Title
Part of water-propelled device that is activated by the amount of water in a basin. (The clock of pseudo Archimedes)
Names
Banû Mûsâ ibn al-Shâkir al-Munajjim (Author)
Collection

Four treatises on Automata]: (1)"A monumental Water Clock" ; (2) "A Musical Automaton"; (3) "Selections from al-Harakât (Movements) including also chapter I of al-Jazarî's Kitâb fî marifat al-hiyal al-handasiyyah; (4) Hiyal [Devices].

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1621-01-29 (Inferred)
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Coll. Indo-Pers. ms. 2
Genres
Manuscripts
Illustrations
Notes
Date: Date created: 5 Rabi' I 1030 (Islamic calendar)
Physical Description
Extent: 8.7 x 10 cm
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
Arabic
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7cbb73e0-c6c6-012f-c6ee-3c075448cc4b
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1621: Created
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Part of water-propelled device that is activated by the amount of water in a basin. (The clock of pseudo Archimedes)" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1621. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/826b4dc2-0c3d-2cd2-e040-e00a18062369

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Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Part of water-propelled device that is activated by the amount of water in a basin. (The clock of pseudo Archimedes)" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 5, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/826b4dc2-0c3d-2cd2-e040-e00a18062369

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Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. (1621). Part of water-propelled device that is activated by the amount of water in a basin. (The clock of pseudo Archimedes) Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/826b4dc2-0c3d-2cd2-e040-e00a18062369

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Part of water-propelled device that is activated by the amount of water in a basin. (The clock of pseudo Archimedes)