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Created by:
Venezia Jeans Clothing Co., American, founded 1998  Search this
Worn by:
Lucille Clifton, American, 1936 - 2010  Search this
Subject of:
Sonia Sanchez, American, born 1934  Search this
Medium:
cotton (textile) and polyester
Dimensions:
H x W: 24 x 27 in. (61 x 68.6 cm)
Type:
sweat shirts
Place used:
Baltimore, Maryland, United States, North and Central America
Date:
2003
Description:
A red, long-sleeve sweat shirt gifted by Sonia Sanchez to Lucille Clifton for her birthday and worn by Clifton. At center is a gold glitter image of a female figure with an Afro hairstyle, sitting in profile with her back arched. Beneath the figure, also in gold glitter, are the words [Soul Sister]. At the interior back center of the neck is a black manufacturer's tag. The sweat shirt has a front pouch pocket at the bottom center.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Literature  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Estate of Lucille Clifton
Object number:
2010.58.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Historical
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd518bd881d-9c7b-4b09-a32f-3fb30b2b7432
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.58.1