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Created by:
Wilson Sporting Goods Co., American, founded 1914  Search this
Owned by:
Tony Dungy, American, born 1955  Search this
Subject of:
Tony Dungy, American, born 1955  Search this
National Football League, American, founded 1920  Search this
Indianapolis Colts, American, founded 1953  Search this
Chicago Bears, American, founded 1919  Search this
Medium:
leather
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 7 × 11 × 7 in. (17.8 × 27.9 × 17.8 cm)
Type:
footballs
Place depicted:
Miami Gardens, Miami-Dade County, Florida, United States, North and Central America
Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, United States, North and Central America
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
February 4, 2007
Caption:
Tony Dungy was named one of Time magazine's 100 most influential people in 2007 after becoming the first African American coach to win a Super Bowl.
Description:
"Game ball" football from Super Bowl XLI. Ball is four leather panels stitched together. One panel reads [SUPER BOWL XLI CHAMPIONS] followed by the Indianapolis Colts logo with the scores of the Colts 929) and the Chicago Bears (17) to the left and right, respectively. Another panel features a heat stamped NFL logo above [CHICAGO / BEARS) · (INDIANAPOLIS / COLTS) / SOUTH FLORIDA · FEBRUARY 4, 2007 / NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE / Wilson / MADE IN U.S.A.]. Next panel has large Super Bowl XLI logo at center with ["THE DUKE." / WILSON] on the left and [(Roger Goodell signature) / COMMISSIONER] to the right. Fourth and final panel is blank.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Football  Search this
Sports  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Tony Dungy
Object number:
2018.32.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Tools and Equipment-Sports and Recreational
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd57504f765-55d0-4c50-8304-66b2475644b8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.32.3