This is reminiscent of a Victorian device for the transmission of peaceful messages from humans on earth to sentient beings in outer space. Approximately 1/2 scale. The hand crank elevates the front section to 30°.
Wood, antique brass, and glass tubes.
72 inches from tip to rear. 70 pounds. Hand wrought metal dragons with faceted multicolored glass eyes complete this one-of-kind, piece of steampunk sculpture.