Duncan Campbell's Soup Spinning Top

Description (Brief)
This wooden spinning top was made by the Duncan Toys Company in the 1950s as part of a Campbell’s Soup promotion. It is red with a white plastic tip and has an image of the Campbell’s mascot "Soup Boy" in gold. It reads “A Duncan Brand Toy.” The top's string is wound around a separate string holder.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
top
Date made
1950s
maker
Duncan
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
plastic (tip material)
Measurements
overall: 6 cm x 4 cm; 2 3/8 in x 1 9/16 in
ID Number
2002.0246.58
accession number
2002.0246
catalog number
2002.0246.58
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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