Tag: Zodiac

Museum / Events - 8 months ago

Seeing stars: astrolabes and the Islamic world

Made by Abd al-Karim al-Misri/al-Madrabi, Detail of rete showing star pointers, brass with silver and copper inlay, AH633 (1236AD), probably Mayyafariqin (Turkey).William Greenwood, Albukhary Foundation Curator of the Islamic World 29 January 2018 I...