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Bilbo Catcher (Bilboquette): The Bilbo Catcher has a solid wood spindle 4 7/8" long, with a solid wood ball.In the Bilbo Catcher one side of the spindle is a straightforward cup and ball game, while on the other side the player must catch the ball on the tip of the spindle by a hole drilled in the ball for that purpose.Games with a shuttlecock are believed to have originated in ancient Greece about 2000 years ago.The toys of the cup and ball family have been favorite childhood amusements for many centuries, unchanging in their basic form but marvelously various in the specific designs.Cup and Ball, Small: The small cup and ball toy is also solid wood turning 6" in length, with the cup designed in line with the handle. It is available in either natural wood or with a painted (yellow cup and red ball).
It is an ancestor to both modern badminton and table tennis.
Each toy is packaged in a poly bag with a history and instruction sheet.
Cup and Ball, Large: The large cup and ball toy is a solid wood turning 10 5/8" in length, with the cup designed in line with the handle. Each toy is individually packaged in a poly bag with a history and instruction sheet.
Cloth Ball: These tough balls are made from canvas.
They're about the size of a softball and can be used for countless games.This simple toy is one of the most popular in our Classic Toys & Puzzles collection.