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Diabolo Toy

Description

"Diabolo": 2 bamboo poles with leather grips connected by string and celliloid spool-like spinner with rubber ends and brass fitting at center, in original green box.

Details

Maker
Possibly Brevete (Maker)
Possibly SDGD (Maker)
Date
ca. 1900
Inscriptions
Molded mark on spinner (twice): DIABOLO/BTE S.G.D.G./PATENT D.R.P. Printed navy blue on white label on box top: circular mark: DIABOLO/BTE S.G.D.G./(star) PATENT D.R.P (star) around star Printed navy blue on white label on box end ""DIABOLO"" CLUB with pencil
Location of origin
USA
Material
bamboo (material)
leather
string (fiber product)
Object type
Toy
Descriptive terms
Bamboo
bamboo (material)
DIABOLO
diabolos
leather
Leather
String
string (fiber product)
Accession Number
1998.5946A-D
Credit Line
Sarah Moore Field Collection
GUSN
24917

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