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Manufactured by:
Spalding, American, founded 1876  Search this
Signed by:
Magic Johnson, American, born 1959  Search this
Larry Bird, American, born 1956  Search this
Medium:
leather and rubber with ink
Dimensions:
9 1/2 x 9 1/2 x 9 1/2 in. (24.1 x 24.1 x 24.1 cm)
Circumference: 29 1/4 in. (74.3 cm)
Type:
basketballs
Date:
1992
Description:
A Spalding basketball signed by Larry Bird and Earvin "Magic" Johnson, co-captains of the U.S. "Dream Team" that won the gold medal at the 1992 Barcelona Olympics.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Basketball  Search this
Sports  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2011.44.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Tools and Equipment-Sports and Recreational
Exhibition:
Sports: Leveling the Playing Field
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 052
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5e4c0e79d-a9a6-4f92-9655-877d4369aa83
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.44.2