20th Birthday Gift Present W/ 1999 Jarrah Two-up Game & Penny Keyring Gift Pack
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20th Birthday Gift Present W/ 1999 Jarrah Two-up Game & Penny Keyring Gift Pack:
The best present ever!
Jarrah two-up game and Jarrah Keyring with original pennies.
Where original pennies were not made or very rare we have available lovely replica pennies.
Plus the history and instructions on how to play two-up in a hard wearing PVC pouch.
The game of Two-Up is a unique part of Australian Heritage. Two-Up sits alongside Henry Lawson, Banjo Patterson, and the infamous Ned Kelly as a national icon and indelible in our culture. Two-Up is known as Australia's oldest and fairest gambling game and is referred to affectionately as "the greatest game of all"due to the atmosphere and excitement it creates.
The game first arrived on Australian shores with the convicts in the late18th century. It has been played, by Aussies throughout the settlement of this country, the gold rushes and the two world wars and has become a trademark of Anzac day when Australian ex servicemen attend a dawn service followed by a march through the city streets. The fun begins when ex servicemen gather together after the march to share stories over a cleansing ale. It is not long before the shouts of "come-in spinner"
can be heard from every pub and drinking spot throughout the nation. So the tradition continues year after year. Fortunes can be won and lost as well as the more conservative who just love the thrill of the pit. Police will turn a blind eye to the game on Anzac day however it is legal in Broken Hill all year and can be played in some of our casinos.
How To Play
Two-Up is a simple game and can be played with any number of people and is controlled by a person called the boxer. The objective of the game is to spin a pair of heads three times in a row. The spinners initial bet must stay in the ring until he spin a losing pair of tails or they spin the winning combinitaion of three sets of two heads in a row. If sucessful the spinners initial bet will have multiplied by eight ( eg: $5 becomes $40) Meanwhile side bets can be made on the outcome of each toss. The head betters generally hold the wager. the game can be played with two pennies which means that odd can be thrown and pennies will be spun again or three pennies insuring a result on each throw.What do you get?I have personally hand-made each game.
The kip or board is hand fashioned from recycled Australian Jarrah and lacquered to give a beautiful finish showing off the grain in the timber.
In the Two-Up game you will receive three (not two) pennies.
You will also receive fourth penny in your Jarrah penny keyring.
- The original pennies are hand polished and lacquered to maintain a beautiful shiny and glossy patina.
- Where original pennies were not made or extremely rare we have available lovely replica pennies.
Those dates are also listed below.
An A4 copy of the history, rules and terms.
all contained in a quality hard-wearing durable PVC pouch.
- Choose from the year dates listed on the drop down menu.
- Find a year of birth as a gift to someone whose year of birth is available.
1911, 1912, 1913, 1914, 1915, 1916, 1917, 1918, 1919,
1920, 1921, 1922, 1923, 1924, 1925, 1926, 1927, 1928, 1929
1931,1932, 1933, 1934, 1935, 1936.
Original kangaroo penny year dates as seen in the photos.
1940, 1941, 1942, 1944, 1945,1946, 1947, 1948, 1949,
1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959,
1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964.
all other pennies are our beautiful replica pennies.When do you get it.
We will send by Priority Post or Express Post within 8 business hours of receiving your cleared payment.Remember there are different public holidays in different states so your postage time could be delayed by one day if this is the case.
You can choose priority post or express post.
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If paying by bank deposit you will need to let me know so I can look out for your payment.
Please take into account public holidays in different states.
A refund will be given if you are in anyway dissatisfied with your item for any reason. The refund will be given when we receive the goods back within 7 days in the condition they were sent.
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