Alfredo Caliz

Chinguetti, Adrar Region, Mauritania

Mohamed Ould Ghoulan, curator of the Habot Library, points to a page in an ancient manuscript on astronomy in which the position and orbit of the planets described. The paper on which are written these books are written came from China and the black ink was produced from coal and gum Arabic, the yellow from gold and stone for the reds and green leaves.

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Alfredo Caliz
Chinguetti, Adrar Region
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