Duncan Shrieking Sonic Satellite Yo-Yo

Description (Brief):

This wooden yo-yo was made by the Duncan Toys Company in the 1960s. It is displayed on a white, teal, and black display card. The yo-yo has rounded sides with a red glitter and white rims. There are holes through both rims that creates a whistling sound when spun. This model was part of Duncan’s "Satellite" line, inspired by the era's space race.

Date Made: 1960s

Maker: Duncan

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Wisconsin, Luck

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Exhibition Location:

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2002.0246.50Accession Number: 2002.0246Catalog Number: 2002.0246.50

Object Name: yo-yo

Physical Description: wood (overall material)plastic (display card material)Measurements: overall: 13 cm x 12 cm x 5 cm; 5 1/8 in x 4 3/4 in x 1 15/16 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-5f07-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1192009

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