Folios 169 verso - 170 recto, water screw, water wheel and scaling device in attacking a fortress.

De Re Militari (On the Military Arts)

Author: Roberto Valturio (Italian, Rimini 1405–1475 Rimini)
Artist: Matteo de' Pasti (Italian, Verona ca. 1420–after 1467 Rimini)
Publisher: Johannes ex Verona (Italian, active Verona ca. 1472)
Published in: Verona
Date: 1472
Medium: Printed book with 82 woodcut illustrations impressed by hand; illuminated initials and descriptive captions also added by hand
Dimensions: 13 x 9 7/16 x 1 7/8 in. (33 x 24 x 4.8 cm)
Classification: Books
Credit Line: Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1926
Accession Number: 26.71.4

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