Pin shaped like a boxing glove

Created by
Unidentified
Subject of
Ali, Muhammad, American, 1942 - 2016
Shavers, Earnie Dee, American, born 1944
Madison Square Garden, American, founded 1968
Dundee's 5th St. Gym, American, 1950 - 1983
Owned by
Dundee, Chris, American, 1907 - 1998
Medium
cloth , metal , plastic
Dimensions
H x W x D: 5 1/4 x 4 1/8 x 1/4 in. (13.3 x 10.5 x 0.6 cm)
Type
lapel pins
Place collected
Miami, Florida, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date
1977
Description
A red boxing glove shaped pin with white lettering. Pin back is stapled to stitched fabric.
Topic
African American
Athletes
Boxing
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Suzanne Dundee Bonner
Object number
2012.123.2.3
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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