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Training robe worn by Muhammad Ali at the 5th Street Gym

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Manufactured by
Everlast Worldwide, Inc., founded 1910
Worn by
Ali, Muhammad, American, 1942 - 2016
Medium
terry, thread
Dimensions
L x W (Robe): 43 1/2 × 27 1/2 in. (110.5 × 69.9 cm)
L x W (Belt): 75 3/4 × 1 3/4 in. (192.4 × 4.4 cm)
Type
robes
Place used
Miami Beach, Miami-Dade County, Florida, United States, North and Central America
Date
1964
Description
White terry cloth Everlast robe worn by Muhammad Ali at the 5th Street Gym. Robe includes a terry cloth belt. On the front right panel, situated on the upper chest, is a label for the brand in worn black letters. [EVERLAST/MADE IN U. S. A./Made Expressly for MUHAMMED ALI]. On the back sewn in large black letters is Muhammad Ali's name [MUHAMMED/ALI].
Topic
African American
Athletes
Boxing
Clothing and dress
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2012.173.1ab
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Clothing-Historical
Exhibition
Making a Way Out of No Way
On View
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 050
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture