Muslim war machines: the technology of the infidel

Within this exhibition includes all the mills employed by Muslim armies in the period from the eighth century and the end of the reconquest of the Iberian Peninsula. In this exhibition include the first pieces with fixed counterweights, as well as higher torque engines of the Middle Ages.

Includes the following machines:

Dabbabah (siglo VII).

Karwah (siglo VII).

Lu´ab (siglo VII).

Shabakah (siglo VII).

Jarkh (siglo XII).

Manjaniq franco (siglo XII).

Manjaniq persa (siglo XII).

Manjaniq turco (siglo XII).

Qaws-al-ziyar (siglo XII).

Rueda de fuego (siglo XIII).