Description

Cai Lun, a Chinese eunuch, tell Emperor He about his invention, zhi, i.e. paper, made of bark, hemp, silk, and fishing net

Location

China

Rate

Very important (8)

Sphere

Inventions

Images

An illustration depicting the paper-making process designed by Cai Lun (1) An illustration depicting the paper-making process designed by Cai Lun (2) An illustration depicting the paper-making process designed by Cai Lun (3)

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