"The blind man and the paralytic boy of Lesnovo", a fresco in St Archangel Michael's Church, Lesnovo Monastery, Macedonia, 1347.The Church of Lesnovo Monastery was built on the foundations of the older shrine that existed in the 11th century during the time of the Vulnerable hermit Gabriel of Lesnovo. The Church is dedicated to St. Archangel Gabriel and hermit Gabriel of Lesnovo.
This is an automaton made for Marie Antoinette around 1780. The beautiful automaton is named ”La Joueuse de Tympanon”, or “The Dulcimer Player”. She can play eight different songs by changing the disc beneath the costume. After the revolution, she was badly damaged, but repaired in the 1800’s and now resides in a museum in France.