Football jersey signed by Colin Kaepernick

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Created by
Nike Inc., American, founded 1971
Worn by
Kaepernick, Colin Rand, American, born 1987
Signed by
Kaepernick, Colin Rand, American, born 1987
Medium
nylon, spandex, cloth, plastic, thread
Dimensions
H x W (Laid flat): 29 1/2 × 23 1/2 in. (74.9 × 59.7 cm)
Type
jerseys
sports uniforms
Place depicted
San Francisco, California, United States, North and Central America
Date
2014
Description
A San Francisco 49ers football jersey from 2014, size 42, signed by #7 Colin Kaepernick. Jersey is red, 88-91% nylon and 9-12% spandex (depending on panel). Numbering and name are stitched on in white fabric. Jersey is signed on back along the number 7: [Coli. / Kap / 7]. Plastic stitched on collar features NFL logo. Nike logo appears on shoulders. Jersey has tag completely stitched into inside of the back panel and notes the 42 size, "On Field" product line, and a Nike logo. Number appearing on the tag at bottom reads 219110021786.
Topic
African American
Football
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Dr. Harry Edwards
Object number
2017.10.1
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Clothing-Historical
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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