Moon Magic - Wooden Spinning Top
Our natural satellite, the moon, on a special top. Once spun, it magically turns upside down and reveals our moon!
The magic spinning top or tippe top is a very special toy. When spun at a sufficient speed, it inverts itself upside down and spins on its stalk. It is an object that has fascinated children and adults for more than 100 years. It was designed by a German nurse, Helene Sperl, in 1898.
- A magic spinning top made of beech wood and water-based dyes. It is also known as a reversible top or tippe top. Designed and manufactured with love
- The wood and materials are all locally sourced and produced. Sustainable, ethical and environmentally friendly materials. From Londji
- Made in Barcelona
- For Ages 3+. Not suitable for children under three years - small parts
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