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Created by:
International Lawn Tennis Club of the United States, American, founded 1931  Search this
Owned by:
Althea Gibson, American, 1927 - 2003  Search this
Medium:
felt
Dimensions:
H x W: 2 3/4 × 2 7/16 in. (7 × 6.2 cm)
Type:
patches (costume accessories)
Date:
1980
Description:
Gray patch in the shape of a shield. Across the upper right to the lower left quadrant are three (3) narrow diagonal lines in pink. In the upper left corner is a pair of crossed tennis rackets with two (2) tennis balls. In the lower right corner is the logo of the International Lawn Tennis Club.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Sports  Search this
Tennis  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Donald Felder and family
Object number:
2014.205.19.4
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Awards and Medals
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd554e1ecee-f22a-4fa2-8a58-1ff4b33e4a31
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.205.19.4