Built at the end of the 19th century, this clockwork contraption is no mere music box – the complexity of the ‘song’ and variation in tone and pitch combine to make a completely realistic bird song. Built in Paris, possibly by master automaton maker, Blaise Bontems.
A dog; when you hit the dog with a stick and it gets hurt.; a cockerel; when a hen lays an egg; a female goat; goat baby; cow; think he is talking about a crow; a mountainous crow?; a horse; a horse cart(tanga); when a dog wants you to take him to the latrine, and finally, when at first the dog tries to show he is brave but is not.