Pair of tickets for 1996 Summer Olympics gymnastics event owned by Carl Lewis

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Distributed by
Atlanta Committee for the Olympic Games, American, 1991 - 1997
Owned by
Lewis, Carl, American, born 1961
Designed by
Atlanta Committee for the Olympic Games, American, 1991 - 1997
Printed by
Weldon, Williams & Lick, Inc., American, founded 1898
Medium
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions
H x W (Each): 7 1/2 x 2 1/2 in. (19.1 x 6.4 cm)
Type
admission tickets
Place depicted
Georgia Dome, Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Date
July 29, 1996
Description
Pair of predominantly yellow paper Olympics tickets with black, white, and green type. Center of ticket features a quilted leaves design. The official pictogram for Gymnastics appears at the upper right of the ticket. Tickets are for a gymnastics event taking place at 8:30 PM on July 29th, 1996. The event took place at the Georgia Dome. One of the tickets (2013.126.42.1) is for section 317, seat 11, while the other ticket (2013.126.42.2) is for section 317, seat 12. Each ticket is priced at $106.
Topic
African American
Gymnastics
Olympics
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Carl Lewis Estate
Object number
2013.126.42.1-.2
Restrictions & Rights
© International Olympic Committee. Permission required for use.
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Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Exhibition
Sports: Leveling the Playing Field
On View
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 052
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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