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by wjw on April 16, 2017

tonyHere’s another chance to win a free AI StoryBundle, for details of which please see my previous post.

Identify this object, and make sure I have your email.


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Steve the stoat April 16, 2017 at 9:29 pm

It’s Tipu’s Tiger, a wooden automaton and musical instrument.

Amit Kotwal April 16, 2017 at 10:19 pm
David W. Goldman April 17, 2017 at 2:35 am

Seems like this one would be more appropriate for April 16, 2017:

Bob Pfeiffer April 17, 2017 at 9:28 am

A tiger eating a British soldier, commissioned by the Indian ruler Tippoo Sahib, who sided with the French during the Revolutionary era.

IronOre April 17, 2017 at 10:06 am

Why that’s Tipu’s Tiger, owned by the Sultan of Mysore. I recognize it from one of Bernard Cornwell’s “Sharpe’s Rifles” books where it was used as part of a plot point.

wjw April 17, 2017 at 4:01 pm

Mr Stoat is the winner! A lot of you had the answer, but Steve was the first.

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