Hand-Carved Yo-Yo

Description (Brief)
This dark brown wooden hand-carved yo-yo has a floral design and is marked “1951” and "TONY FRANK." Demonstrators carved yo-yos as awards for contest winners during the 1940s and 1950s.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
yo-yo
Date made
1951
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3.5 cm x 6 cm; x 1 3/8 in x 2 3/8 in
ID Number
2002.0246.09
accession number
2002.0246
catalog number
2002.0246.09
subject
Sports & Leisure
Yo-Yos
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Culture and the Arts: Sport and Leisure
Yo-Yos
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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