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#TM036 - Salty Dog Sky Hook Balance Toy

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$105.00 $99.00

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Salty Dogs Rule the Waves A lot of early folk art originates from coastal cities. Ports were usually crowded with pubs and inns, since most passenger and merchandise traffic took place over water. Many sailors, with plenty of time on their hands, were active amateur artists. Its interesting to reflect on the nature of folk art. Developed mainly for use in modest homes, old pieces are now fetching astronomical prices. Who knows what our balance toys will fetch a hundred years from now? Nautical themes are everywhere in folk art; trade signs, figure heads, weather vanes and whimsical whirligigs sailors and fishermen wanted to know from which direction the wind was blowing. The tradition of balance toys going back to an obscure little sailors pub, it makes sense that Salty Dogs dominate our rather unique collection.

L. 9.45 in. / 24 cm. W. 4.33 in. / 11 cm. H. 17.72 in. / 45.01 cm.

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Weight 6 lbs
Dimensions 26 x 15 x 5 in

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This item ships free to the lower 48 US, there is a shipping charge when it ships International, Alaska or Hawaii. In a effort to continue free shipping in the USA, I must keep the cost down, so I may occasionally take the item out of the factory box and combine multiple items in a smaller box.

International Shipping

Any address outside the lower 48 US is considered International and we do ship worldwide to most countries, there is a shipping charge when it ships outside the lower 48 US. In a effort to control the price, we may repack the item out of the factory box into a smaller box or multiple items into one box, if you do not want this, contact me and let me know, but your shipping might be higher.

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