Designed by
Jackson-Garrett, Caprece, American
Created by
Happy I'm Nappy Collectibles, Inc., American, founded 1984
Date
1993
Medium
cotton (textile) and polyester
Dimensions
H x W: 23 5/8 × 20 1/16 in. (60 × 50.9 cm)
Description
A black apron with two front pockets, a strap for the neck, and two ties for the waist. Printed on the front is an illustration of the face of a woman wearing a chef's toque. She has locked hair and wears white hoop earrings and red lipstick. Directly beneath her are the words "THIS SISTA' CAN COOK!" and beneath this text to the right are the words "HAPPY I'M NAPPY COLLECTIBLES SPECIAL EDITION '93".
Place made
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Movement
Black is Beautiful
Topic
Business
Clothing and dress
Cooking and dining
Design
Fashion design
Hair
Identity
Women
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Caprece Ann Jackson, Founder, Happy I'm Nappy Collectibles
Object number
2019.27.10
Restrictions & Rights
© Happy I'm Nappy Collectibles
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5bfc2475f-7e71-4f40-83b0-a4ed574c2f3d

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