Elephant Clock

(1001 Inventions Book, Page 14-17)
Muslim Scholars brought many new inventions and also they improved or re-introduced old inventions like the Elephant clock which embraced many cultures as a scientific dedication of respect and understanding... The seven meters high clock uses Greek water raising technology, an Indian elephant, an Egyptian phoenix, Arabian figures, Persian carpet, and Chinese dragons, to celebrate the diversity of the world

[1] The elephant clock in a manuscript by Al-Jazari (1206 AD) from “The Book of Knowledge of Ingenious Mechanical Devices”

[2] Reproduction of the elephant clock in the Ibn Battuta Mall, Dubai

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