Joe Namath Professional Yo-Yo

Description (Brief)
This white plastic yo-yo was made by the Union Wadding Company of Pawtucket, Rhode Island in 1975. It features a central color photograph of NFL quarterback Joe Namath (1943- .) The display card is shaped and colored like a football. The card's back features yo-yo instructions as well as a discount offer for the Joe Namath Instructional Football Camp.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1976
depicted (sitter)
Namath, Joe
Physical Description
plastic (overall material)
cardboard (packaging material)
string (part material)
Measurements
overall: 6 1/4 in x 4 1/2 in x 1 1/2 in; 15.875 cm x 11.43 cm x 3.81 cm
ID Number
2007.0158.05
accession number
2007.0158
catalog number
2007.0158.05
Credit Line
Gift of Stuart F. Crump
subject
Children
Sports and Recreation, general
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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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