"An Exercise in Futility"
This is the new edition from the Fourteen Balls Toy Company , designed and made by Matt Smith
And painted by Sarah Smith ( who also does a lot of the sanding ).
The Automata is 180 mm x 75mm x 180 mm high ( 7 inches x 3 inches x 7 inches high ).
The Skeleton is made from Maple and Lime wood the box is made from lime wood and Birch plywood.
The mechanism ( visible from the underside ) is made from stainless steel , brass , beech and birch plywood.
The automata is finished in Gesso and liquitex paint.
It is available to order only for delivery in December , I can't guarantee the delivery date but I will do my best .
The price is £ 235.00 ( GBP ) + shipping
You can see a video of it working Here