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The Authentic Models Touch Down Balance Toy is a quinessential 'boy's toy' and would make a lovely gift for rugby and American Football fans alike!
Handcut using original templates, this toy is made from a recycled tin sheet. It has been hand painted in great detail and finished with a rich wax and aged patina. It includes a counterweight calibrated to create swing and a matching metal stand.
Gadgets inspired by science were popular in the 19th century. The Victorians loved demonstrations of the seemingly impossible. Optical illusions, magnetic forces, the laws of gravity etc, all seemed magical in an era when society was changing fast due to the industrial revolution. Balance toys became popular in such a time; people wanted their toys to move, to appear different and to be fascinating to the eye. They would place skyhooks on a shelf or the rim of a table and set it in motion to everyone's delight and amazement.
Product Code: TM104 Brand: Authentic Models Material: Iron Quick ship item: Yes Colour: Blue
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