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Object ID 2004.001.0089
Object Name Football
Date 1960
Description Football made of four pieces of leather sewn together by thread; on one of the seams is a small section of braided leather that is outlined by two lines of thread; two white stripes encircle either end of the ball; the leather is a brown color with black writing; on one side is a small rubber hole outlined in thread, on one side written: "MADE IN U.S.A. / PLAYING PRESSURE / 13 LBS. / KUMQUAT BOWL / 1960 / CHEROKEE 20 / HOWARD 0", on the other side is written: "RAWLINGS / R5 / OFFICIAL".
Material Leather/Thread/Rubber
Condition Fair
Dimensions H-5.25 W-5.25 L-12 inches
Height (in) 5.25
Width (in) 5.25
Length (in) 12
Imagefile 045\UNKNOWN308.JPG
Condition Notes leather is cracked throughout and worn, thread is worn, writing is legible
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Howard Middle School
Cherokee Junior High School
Football
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