Bunny Martin Yo-Yo

Description (Brief)
This dark brown wooden yo-yo was made by the Wallace Toy Company in the 1990s. Wallace built this example for yo-yo-entertainer and competitor Bunny Martin. The front features a gold embossed silhouette of a rabbit at center and the words “Martin Yo-Yo”. The back has Martin's signature and “World Champion” printed around the rim.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
yo-yo
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
string (part material)
Measurements
overall: 1 1/4 in x 2 1/4 in; x 3.175 cm x 5.715 cm
ID Number
2007.0158.19
accession number
2007.0158
catalog number
2007.0158.19
subject
Children
Sports and Recreation, general
Sports & Leisure
Yo-Yos
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Culture and the Arts: Sport and Leisure
Yo-Yos
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Stuart F. Crump
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