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Designed by:
Caprece Jackson-Garrett, American  Search this
Created by:
Happy I'm Nappy Collectibles, Inc., American, founded 1984  Search this
Medium:
cotton (textile)
Dimensions:
H x W: 33 1/16 × 23 1/8 in. (84 × 58.7 cm)
Place made:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1996-1997
Description:
An off-white men's polo shirt, size XL. On the front at the left breast is an illustrated male figure, the character "MADU" also wearing a polo shirt. Encirling him at the bottom are the words "MEN OF AFRICAN DECSENT UNITE". Beneath this image is the Happy I'm Nappy company logo as well as the artists signature and the date "'96-'97". The shirt has three brown and cream buttons at the collar opening and a [COTTON DELUXE] tag at the back center interior of the collar.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Beauty culture  Search this
Business  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Fashion design  Search this
Hair  Search this
Identity  Search this
Men  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Caprece Ann Jackson, Founder, Happy I'm Nappy Collectibles
Object number:
2019.27.5
Restrictions & Rights:
© Happy I'm Nappy Collectibles
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Movement:
Black is Beautiful
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5aaa5cae7-7b54-4ec2-ba40-c28ee8da95c3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.27.5