Walking mechanical lion that was built 500 years ago

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A walking mechanical lion exudes uniqueness just by its name. The very popular Leonardo Da Vinci reportedly drew a sketch of a robot lion some 500 years ago. Scientists and historians are extremely intrigued for years due to this unique sketch. Finally, after 500 years it has been brought to life. Historians have argued that what Leonardo made was advance by 300 years during his time.

Renato Boaretto is a 66 year old designer build the true to life figure of the sketch. He used several accounts and representations of the original sketch to produce the amazing work of art. The lion has a brownish and yellowish color and has a very detailed head. It is said that the sketch Da Vinci made was used to portray an old man’s prowess.

Today, the lion represents Leonardo Da Vinci in the modern times. This serves as his legacy and contribution to modern art.

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