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Designed by:
Cassandra D. Ivey, 1952 - 2005  Search this
Manufactured by:
B. A. P. Production  Search this
Owned by:
Abiodun Oyewole, American, born 1948  Search this
Medium:
plastic laminate , metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2 3/16 x 2 3/16 x 3/8 in. (5.6 x 5.6 x 1 cm)
Type:
buttons (information artifacts)
Place collected:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1985
Description:
A yellow pin-back button. The button has a yellow background and features a cartoon illustration of a woman’s face by Cassandra D. Ivey. Black type to the right of the cartoon reads: [Happy / I'm / Nappy]. The first letter of each word are in red type and spell [HIN]. Text around the outer rim of the button reads: [B.A.P. Production © 1985].
Topic:
African American  Search this
Art  Search this
Design  Search this
Graphic design  Search this
Hair  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Abiodun and Last Poets Memorabilia
Object number:
2011.46.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
Proper usage is the responsibility of the user.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Movement:
Black is Beautiful
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd502b77d1d-0e99-4d30-9291-dacae9c10f99
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.46.3