Fruit of Islam uniform

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Created by
Fruit of Islam, American, founded 1933
Subject of
Nation of Islam, American, founded 1930
Medium
polyester with cotton (textile) , patent leather
Type
uniforms
Date
ca. 1960
Description
Navy blue pant suit (male) with white braided stripes on pants and top portion of jacket; Red and white Nation of Islam logo featured on top of shoulders; Navy blue cap with black patent leather bill
Topic
African American
Clothing and dress
Religious groups
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2010.47
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Clothing-Historical
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture