Patch for the International Lawn Tennis Club of the United States

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Created by
International Lawn Tennis Club of the United States
Owned by
Gibson, Althea, American, 1927 - 2003
Medium
felt
Dimensions
H x W: 2 3/4 × 2 7/16 in. (7 × 6.2 cm)
Type
patches (costume accessories)
Date
1980
Description
Gray patch in the shape of a shield. Across the upper right to the lower left quadrant are three (3) narrow diagonal lines in pink. In the upper left corner is a pair of crossed tennis rackets with two (2) tennis balls. In the lower right corner is the logo of the International Lawn Tennis Club.
Topic
African American
Associations and institutions
Tennis
Women
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Donald Felder and family
Object number
2014.205.19.4
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification
Awards and Medals
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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