Kuwait City, Kuwait
Dar al-Athar al-Islamiyyah
Hegira end of Ramadan 715 / AD end of Dicember 1315
Scientific manuscript, miniature
LNS 17 MS f 123v
Folio from The Book of Knowledge of Ingenious Mechanical Devices by Isma`il ibn ar-Razzaz al-Jazari, illustrating the water-powered mechanism for a "perpetual flute", the text in elegant naskhi script; signed by the calligrapher Farrukh ibn `Abd al-Latif.
"Automata" in Explore Islamic Art Collections , Museum With No Frontiers, 2019. http://www.museumwnf.org/thematicgallery/thg_galleries/database_item.php?itemId=objects;EPM;kw;Mus21;17;en&id=paintings
MWNF Working Number: KW 17