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Signed guitar and case owned by James Brown

Manufactured by:
Epiphone Guitar Corp., American, founded 1873  Search this
TKL Products Corp., American, founded 1984  Search this
Owned by:
James Brown, American, 1933 - 2006  Search this
Medium:
a: maple, spruce, rosewood, metal, plastic, paper, ink;
b: plastic, metal, cloth
Dimensions:
guitar: 41 1/2 × 16 3/4 × 4 7/8 in. (105.4 × 42.5 × 12.4 cm)
guitar case: 46 × 19 1/4 × 6 3/8 in. (116.8 × 48.9 × 16.2 cm)
Type:
cases (containers)
musical instruments
guitars
Place made:
South Korea, Asia
Date:
2002
Topic:
African American  Search this
Funk (Music)  Search this
Soul (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2008.7.2ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5e6a50787-cfe7-4a4c-86b7-953d635d3890
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2008.7.2ab
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Guitar case owned by Pete Cosey

Manufactured by:
TKL Products Corp., American, founded 1984  Search this
Used by:
Pete Cosey, American, 1943 - 2012  Search this
Medium:
wood and imitation leather with synthetic fiber and metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D (closed): 45 7/8 × 19 1/2 × 6 3/8 in. (116.5 × 49.5 × 16.2 cm)
H x W x D (open): 45 7/8 × 22 1/4 × 24 7/16 in. (116.5 × 56.5 × 62 cm)
Type:
cases (containers)
Place made:
Canada, North and Central America
Date:
after 1984
Topic:
African American  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Music  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Karumah, Dunni, Ishmak, Aribania and Mariama Cosey in memory of Baba Pete Cosey
Object number:
2021.105.2.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No known copyright restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Tools and Equipment
Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd530c643bf-88d8-4fc3-b3ab-5ef5c46929eb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2021.105.2.2

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