Playmaxx 1993 World Championship Yo-Yo

Description (Brief)
This plastic yo-yo was made by Playmaxx, Inc. in 1993. It has a black body with indented flat sides. There is a graphic of a red, white and blue shield on both halves. The yo-yo reads “The Nations Top Yo-Yo Players Meet in Chico California, The 1993 National Yo-Yo Championship.” The yo-yo commemorates the first modern national yo-yo championship in the United States.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
yo-yo
Date made
1993
maker
Playmaxx
Physical Description
plastic (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3 cm x 6 cm; x 1 3/16 in x 2 3/8 in
ID Number
2002.0246.39
accession number
2002.0246
catalog number
2002.0246.39
subject
Yo-Yos
Sports & Leisure
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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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