It's rather primitive. And a little dusty.
But the parts seem there and they all move freely.
My first spinning wheel. Three inches tall, tops. Thrift-shopping in search of a lazy susan the other day, I came home with this instead. I paid $1.00. And could only laugh when the sticker below it revealed that it could have been mine, at one point, for 50c.
In reality, lessons haven't yet begun... but soon, I hope!