Maxwell top - £349.99

This 1/2 scale reproduction of Maxwell's Dynamical Top finely handcrafted from solid brass and tool steel stands just over 5.5" high and will delight both the discerning collector and the historical scientific enthusiast. More information about the Maxwell top

Rattleback - £2.48

A science curiosity whose ancient and mysterious properties capture the attention of all ages. Rattleback will spin in one direction but when spun in the wrong direction, it will quickly stop, rattle up and down, and then begin to spin in the opposite direction. It also magnifies and is sure to entertain for hours! More information about the Rattleback

Colour Change Spinning Top - £16.80

Spinning top toy with colourful gears that turn inside. As the top spins the gear wheels twist, making blocks of colour as they do. More information about the Colour Change Spinning Top

Crystal Spinning Top - £0.98

Transparent spinning top with crystal-like design. More information about the Crystal Spinning Top

Flying Spinning Top - £9.98

This is a fun toy that is basically a flying spinning top. It has a spinning top shaped cage with a propeller inside. There is a built in electric motor and battery. Turn it on and give the cage a quick flick and the propeller bursts into life. More information about the Flying Spinning Top

Mini Humming Top - £5.99

Miniature spinning top made from tin. Spin one of these tops and it will hum as it turns on the spot, behaving in much the same way to larger tops of a similar design. More information about the Mini Humming Top

Victorian Humming Top

Victorian Humming Top - £11.50


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This is a large humming top based on Victorian humming tops and comes with pictures of Victorian toys painted on. 18 cm in size. More information about the Victorian Humming Top

Metal Flip Over Tippe Top

Metal Flip Over Top - £5.48

Once the top is spun it suddenly flips over and continues to spin upside-down. An unusual gyroscopic effect ! More information about the Metal Flip Over Top