Demonstration of David Roentgen's Automaton of Queen Marie Antoinette, The Dulcimer Player

First published at 12:37 UTC on August 23rd, 2019.

Watch a demonstration of Queen Marie Antoinette's Automaton playing one of eight melodies it can perform.
David Roentgen (1743--1807) took his royal patron by surprise when he delivered this beautiful automaton to King Louis XVI for his queen, ...

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