Museum der Bäuerlichen Technik: Brukenthalmuseu - Sibiu

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    English titleMuseum of rural technology
    Authors & editors

    Irimie, Cornel [Author]

    Publisher Brukenthalmuseum, Sibiu
    Year of publication 1974

    German (main text)

    Medium Book

    Wind & watermills > Other Europe (not GB) > Eastern Europe


    Scope & contentSummary TranslationGuide to the Brukenthal open air museum in the Romanian town of Sibiu. The buildings on display include numerous mills from different parts of Romania. These are a number of oil mills using various techniques; a handmill using the same technique as a water mill; turbine mills using various techniques; floating mills; different kinds of windmill; a saw mill with a small water wheel; a stamping mill for crushing gold ore; fulling mills using various techniques.At the end of the book is a short Romanian-German glossary explaining some of the Romanian technical terms, including a few in connection with milling.The book is richly illustrated with diagrams and photos. There is a map of the museum in the back end paper.

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    Accession no. 229653

    • Shelf location: C116.5-MUSEUM
    • Donor: Ken Major Collection
    • Advance notice required to view in person