Hand-Carved Yo-Yo

Description (Brief):

This dark brown wooden hand-carved yo-yo has a floral design and is marked “1951” and "TONY FRANK." Demonstrators carved yo-yos as awards for contest winners during the 1940s and 1950s.

Date Made: 1951

Location: Currently not on view

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Credit Line: Donald F. Duncan, Jr.

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2002.0246.09Accession Number: 2002.0246Catalog Number: 2002.0246.09

Object Name: yo-yo

Physical Description: wood (overall material)Measurements: overall: 3.5 cm x 6 cm; x 1 3/8 in x 2 3/8 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-4225-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1191967

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