Buster Brown Yo-Yo

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Description (Brief)
This steel whistling yo-yo with rounded sides and a metal axle was made in the 1960s. It has a yellow and green design with a graphic of comic strip character Buster Brown and his dog Tige. The characters were created in 1902 by cartoonist Richard Outcault. This yo-yo advertises Buster Brown brand shoes
Date made
1960-1970
Physical Description
steel (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 2.5 cm x 5 cm; x in x 1 15/16 in
ID Number
2002.0246.05
accession number
2002.0246
catalog number
2002.0246.05
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Culture and the Arts: Sport and Leisure
American Enterprise
Yo-Yos
Sports & Leisure
Exhibition
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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