Lorini designs a square diving bell

Last updated: May 17, 2018 at 2:27 am

[ 1597 ] Buonaiuto Lorini describes a square diving bell made of wood and bound with iron bands. The bell also has glass ports to enable the diver to scout his surroundings.

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