Royal Special Yo-Yo
- Royal Chico Toys, Inc.
- Description (Brief)
- This wooden yo-yo was made by Royal Chico Toys in the 1950s. There is a red and yellow graphic of a crown (made to resemble the Crown of England) on a blue and white decal seal reading “Royal Special, Official Tournament Top.” This yo-yo is in its original packaging, which reads “Royal Champions in Action, watch them on TV.” Royal was a major, mid-century maker started by Filipino immigrant Joe Radovan.
- Currently not on view
- Credit Line
- Donald F. Duncan, Jr.
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- Physical Description
- wood (overall material)
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- overall: 17 cm x 11 cm x 5 cm; 6 11/16 in x 4 5/16 in x 1 15/16 in
- Place Made
- United States: New York, New York City
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- National Museum of American History
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