Pennant for the New York Cuban Stars

Manufactured by
Unidentified
Subject of
New York Cuban Stars, American, 1907 - 1932
Date
1907 - 1932
Medium
paint on felt
Dimensions
H x W x D: 7 5/16 x 26 1/2 x 3/16 in. (18.6 x 67.3 x 0.5 cm)
Description
Triangular New York Cuban Stars felt baseball pennant. The pennant is primarily made of brown felt with a strip of white felt stitched to the left edge with four brown tassels. There is a green, white, and orange screen-printed image of a baseball player sliding into home plate with the catcher standing behind the plate, ready to catch the baseball coming towards him. There is white text next to the image that reads "NEW YORK CUBAN STARS."
Place depicted
Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey, United States, North and Central America
Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Type
pennants
Topic
Baseball
Segregation
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2013.171.4
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd505d9689f-e1b4-43da-84f3-286fe267ed72