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Diabolo and stick

Period:
20th Century
Description:
The diabolo is a juggling-type toy.  The hour-glass shaped diabolo is balanced on the string and controlled by the two hand-held sticks.  A practised player can perform a variety of skillful tricks.
Materials/Media:
tin
Dimensions:
H:70mm; Diam:65mm
Source:
Stranraer Museum
Accession number:
WIWMS 1988.165
Digital Number:
SRTM004n
Creation Date:
1905-1914
Copyright:
Dumfries & Galloway Council