What does a rubber ducky symbolize?
The idea behind it is that the rubber duck is a symbol of happiness and childhood memories, giving comfort to different people regardless of their nationality, age, and race, without political distinction.
What is the story of the rubber duck?
Rubber ducks really hit the big time when in 1947, a sculptor called Peter Ganine filed a patent for a duck toy that he had created out of vinyl. Painted bright yellow and including their famous ‘squeaker’, the ducks were reproduced in their thousands and sold across the world.
What does yellow rubber duck symbolize?
The yellow rubber duck has achieved an iconic status in Western pop culture and is often symbolically linked to bathing. Various novelty variations of the toy are produced, and many organisations use yellow rubber ducks in rubber duck races for fundraising worldwide.