"Kaitlin's Lucky Stars"


Custom-made fabric waist pack for an insulin pump with zippered closure and belt loop on back. Pack is made of blue denim material with silver stars sewn to front. Large star-shaped button on front says "Kaitlin's Lucky Stars." Label inside the pack reads: www.myownstylepack.com. The pack was worn by the donor Kaitlin Papenfuss (later Kaitlin Marie) and made by her mother. Kaitlin's Lucky Stars was the name of her team for the Walk to Cure Diabetes.

Date Made: ca 2004

Maker: Papenfuss, Janet Katherine

Location: Currently not on view

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Credit Line: Gift of Kaitlin Marie and Janet Katherine

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2017.0192.06Accession Number: 2017.0192Catalog Number: 2017.0192.06

Object Name: waist pack for insulin pump

Physical Description: fabric (overall material)plastic (overall material)Measurements: overall: 8 cm x 12 cm x 2.3 cm; 3 5/32 in x 4 23/32 in x 29/32 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-5771-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1920107

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