Duncan Beginner Yo-Yo

Description (Brief)
This wooden yo-yo was made by Duncan Toys Company in the 1960s. It is black on one half and red on the other. A Duncan Beginners Yo-Yo, it is part of a line made since the 1930s. Yo-Yos from this line are usually wooden with pegged strings. This example features a very early image of Duncan's mascot “Mr. Yo-Yo.”
Location
Currently not on view
Date made
1930s
maker
Duncan
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3.5 cm x 5.5 cm; x 1 3/8 in x 2 3/16 in
ID Number
2002.0246.10
accession number
2002.0246
catalog number
2002.0246.10
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Culture and the Arts: Sport and Leisure
Yo-Yos
Sports & Leisure
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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