Sometimes the oddest things come along.
Fascination with the dance of elaborate mechanism designed to subvert modern technology inspired this design.
Perched at the edge of the notion “Automaton”, this contrivance, to be made from brass aided by precision stainless steel bearings, will be suspended within an elaborate case designed to preserve its function and protect its precious cargo. A poetic means to an arcane task.
More than that I cannot say . . .