Category:Pythagoras and the smithy

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Pythagoras and the smithy”, a mythic established by Plato [1], describes pitch of melodious sound of forge hammer by certain integer ratios of hammer weights, known as Pythagorean hammers.


  1. Bower, Calvin M.; Thomas Street Christensen () "The transmission of ancient music theory into the Middle Ages" in The Cambridge history of Western music theory, Cambridge University Press, pp. pp. 143 ISBN: 0521623715.

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