Duncan Mardi Gras Yo-Yo

Description (Brief)
This Tenite plastic yo-yo was made by the Duncan Toys Company in the 1960s. It is unopened on a display card that reads "Duncan Mardi Gras Yo-yo Return Top, no. 700." The card features an image of a man in a party hat and mask. The yo-yo has flat sides with a metal axle and an abstract white, red, black and glitter design .
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
yo-yo
Date made
1960s
maker
Duncan
Physical Description
plastic (overall material)
paper (display card material)
Measurements
overall: 11 cm x 9.5 cm x 3 cm; 4 5/16 in x 3 3/4 in x 1 3/16 in
Place Made
United States: Wisconsin, Luck
ID Number
2002.0246.55
accession number
2002.0246
catalog number
2002.0246.55
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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