Aeronaut - Flying Machine invention, created by Abbas bin Firnas, who constructed and attempted to fly in his machine between 875 and early 880 AD. This installation has been put up in Andalusia Court in Ibn Battuta Mall- Dubai
Ibn Battuta Mall: Andalusian Court photo by Imre Solt. Ibn Battuta was a Berber traveler born in 1304 in Morocco. He traveled over 75,000 miles between 1325-1354. The mall has 6 courts, one for each of the main areas of his travel: China, India, Persia, Egypt, Tunisia and Andalusia.