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Owned by:
Stanley Clarke, American, born 1951  Search this
Manufactured by:
G&G Quality Case Co., American, founded 1978  Search this
Medium:
vinyl, wood, metal and synthetic fiber
Dimensions:
17 1/2 x 48 1/4 x 4 1/4 in. (44.5 x 122.6 x 10.8 cm)
Type:
cases (containers)
Place made:
Vernon, Los Angeles County, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
late 20th century
Description:
Black vinyl case with metal clasp left of the handle. Two (2) locking clasps on either end of the top. Trimmed in white on outside. Interior lined with black fuzzy synthetic fabric and padded depressions where the bass rests. Compartment at the front left that snaps closed. Attached to the lid of the compartment is a metal plaque with the manufacturer information. Spare set of keys found in baggie in the compartment inside the case.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Stanley Clarke
Object number:
2013.160.2.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Tools and Equipment-Audiovisual
Tools and Equipment-Occupational
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.160.2.2