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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:
metal and plastic
Dimensions:
Diameter: 2 3/16 × 3/16 in. (5.5 × 0.5 cm)
Type:
buttons (information artifacts)
Place made:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1986
Description:
A yellow pinback button printed with an illustration of a woman's face with asymmetrical natural hair, red lipstick, and gold hoop earrings. Next to the illustration are the words "Happy I'm Nappy" printed in black ink except for the first letter of each word which is printed in red ink.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Beauty culture  Search this
Business  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion design  Search this
Hair  Search this
Identity  Search this
Women  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:
2019.27.7
Restrictions & Rights:
© Happy I'm Nappy Collectibles
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Movement:
Black is Beautiful
Exhibition:
Cultural Expressions
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd56ee5e384-5527-4e23-be04-293d1aff8b90
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.27.7