On View
Sports Gallery
Exhibition
Sports: Leveling the Playing Field
Manufactured by
Nike Inc., American, founded 1971
Worn by
Scurry, Briana, born 1971
Subject of
United States Women's National Soccer Team, American, founded 1985
Date
1999
Medium
polyester with ink and cloth
Dimensions
H x W x D (On form): 29 3/4 × 19 1/2 × 9 in. (75.6 × 49.5 × 22.9 cm)
Description
A dark blue, long-sleeved jersey worn by Briana Scurry during the 1999 FIFA Women's World Cup. The front of the jersey has a printed on white number one [1] outlined in red at the center. A Nike Swoosh logo appears to the left of the number [1] and is also white outlined in red. To the right of the number [1], white type reads: [3-FIFA WOMEN'S WORLD CUP / USA 1999]. A United States soccer logo cloth patch is below the type. The patch has a white background with a red bar across the top with three blue stars. Below the red bar, [U S] is stitched in read and a soccer ball is featured between the two letters. The bottom of the patch has blue stripes. The proper right sleeve has a red and white star stitched into the sleeve at the cuff. The back of the jersey has white printed on lettering at the top, center that reads: [SCURRY]. Underneath, at the center of the back is another printed on white number one [1] outlined in red.
Place used
United States, North and Central America
Classification
Clothing-Historical
Type
jerseys
sports uniforms
Topic
Athletes
Clothing and dress
Soccer
Sports
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Briana Scurry
Object number
2015.58.1
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5e3d2b7b9-4fc2-4f90-a4dd-e03db4ff6cd5
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