Duncan Yo-Yo Winner Ribbon

Duncan Yo-Yo Winner Ribbon

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Description (Brief)
This red cloth award ribbon was given by the Duncan Toys Company in the 1950s to yo-yo tournament champions. It features a drawing in black of Duncan mascot Mr. Yo-Yo performing the trick “Rocking the Cradle.” It reads “Duncan Yo-Yo Champ.” The ribbon is attached to a blue and white round pin reading “Duncan Yo-Yo Tourney Expert.”
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
ribbon
Date made
1950s
maker
Duncan
Physical Description
fabric (ribbon material)
metal (pin material)
Measurements
overall: 12 cm x 4 cm; 4 3/4 in x 1 9/16 in
ID Number
2002.0246.63
accession number
2002.0246
catalog number
2002.0246.63
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Cultural and Community Life: Sport and Leisure
Yo-Yos
Sports & Leisure
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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