The automatics of Philon of Byzandium

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The automatics of Philon of Byzandium

The automatic servant of Philon
(the first operating robot of humanity)





The automatics of Philon of Byzandium

The hydraulic automatic of Pan
and of the thirsty dragon or deer





The automatics of Philon of Byzandium

The hydraulic automaton of the «chirping birds» and of the «returning owl»
(an exceptional automatism of repeating spectacle with motion and sound production)





The automatics of Philon of Byzandium

The ingenious wine-jug of Philon
(the first «intelligent» appliance of domestic use in human history)





The automatics of Philon of Byzandium

Automatic cup with counterweight





The automatics of Philon of Byzandium

Automatic goblet