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Product > Antiques > AT01158 SPINTOP 3.5 lb IRONWOOD OLD GASING Spinning Top Traditional Toy Pastime Tribal

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SPINTOP 3.5 lb IRONWOOD OLD GASING Spinning Top Traditional Toy Pastime Tribal





Code:
AT01158

Price:
USD 295.00


Shipping Price: USD 49.00


Stock Balance: 1 PC

Posted: 14th May 15
Updated: 15th May 15

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Product Description:

Borneoartifact item number: AT 01158 Also a large (weighs 3.5 lb)Gasing/Spinning top/Spintop, carved from Billion / Ironwood(hardest wood in the world) from Kalimantan Borneo.

Old collection from the 1970s, it remains in solid playable condition, no doubt about that. Diameter: 16 cm / 6.3 inches Height(tip to tip): 10 cm / 3.9 inches Weight: 1.6 kg / 3.5 lb After packing: 2 kg / 4.4 lb Gasing, a type of game whereby the gasing spinning at its axis, balancing itself on a tiny dot only.

It has been a traditional game for Borneo folks since centuries ago.A favorite pastime after the Farvesting season.

Winner is determined by the longest spinning period of the gasing. In the heir days, gasing strings were made from Bebaru Tree.

Now nylon strings are more commonly seen.

Length of the rope depended on the player arm, the longer his arm, the longer the string is required, usually does not exceed 1 meter.

Coconut oil is used in lubricating the Gasings string. I will ship via Courier Service(5-7 working days) worldwide, insured.




  

  

  

  




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