Scientists and Inventors - Machines of Leonardo Da Vinci

R 449.00
Type: 3D Models

Are you familiar with Leonardo da Vinci, the famous genius of the Renaissance? Do you know that, besides having painted the famous portrait of Mona Lisa, he was also a great inventor? Assemble and play with two of the machines da Vinci designed: the catapult and the crossbow. It seems incredible, but every detail of the models is meticulously reproduced from the inventor’s designs!

Within this 14-page book, you will discover many interesting facts about the life and ideas of this great genius-inventor and learn how his inventions worked. You will discover that some of da Vinci’s ideas are still used today!

  • A box containing a 14 page book to discover the history of Leonardo da Vinci's machines
  • The Catapult and Crossbow models have been studied to the smallest detail and designed according to Leonardo da Vinci's original drawings
  • The 3D model machines really work!

Printed using environmentally friendly materials, this book and model set will encourage an interest in history and make a fascinating gift for older children.

Age range: 8yrs+

Book dimensions: 34.5 x 24.5 x 3.5cm / Pages: 14 Model dimensions: Catapult: 17 x 21 x 26cm / Crossbow: 36 x 8 x 39cm

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