SAMCO Italian Coca-Cola Yo-Yo

Description (Brief)
This plastic yo-yo was made by SAMCO in the early 1960s. SAMCO, an Italian company, made this yo-yo to promote Coca-Cola brand soda. The yo-yo has rounded sides and a red, white and yellow design depicting a boy pointing to a Coca-Cola bottle.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
yo-yo
Date made
1960-1965
maker
Duncan
SAMCO
Physical Description
plastic (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3 cm x 5.5 cm; x 1 3/16 in x 2 3/16 in
Place Made
Italy
place made
Italy
ID Number
2002.0246.35
accession number
2002.0246
catalog number
2002.0246.35
subject
Yo-Yos
Sports & Leisure
See more items in
Culture and the Arts: Sport and Leisure
Yo-Yos
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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