Great game to have when family comes over for the holidays." Sold at this web site: "Top - Silver with Black Print".The top is stamped, oxidized and then polished but will patina nicely in time." The price for each is .jazz-swing music: 1929 "Put and Take" composition performed by Joe Venuti's Blue Four.If it landed with the star or Take All showing, he would take all the chips from the pot.There is a casino game "Put and Take" that uses playing cards instead of a spinner!Today, there are also grifters hustling people with crooked Put & Take dice, as reported here.Also, the bottom is rounded, no "nipple" or point to spin on."Top is NEW 1 and 1/4 inches tall Hand Machined of solid Brass and Polished Made in the U.
(Words to song, here.) An Australian gambling-related web site says, "the Western worlds game of put-and-take [is] rarely encountered since the 1930s.
15 second video -- Self-made teetotum for kids; neat toy spinner.
If it landed P1, P2 or P3, he would lose (put) 1, 2 or 3 of his chips, respectively, into the pot.
She sharpened the point *(sanded it down), and that greatly improved its spinning ability.
I just received mine in the mail; it spins very poorly.