Seattle Super Sonics Pennant


Pennants have been prominently featured in the history of American professional sports. Inscribed with logos, championship seasons, or other notable feats, teams often flew pennants atop their stadiums to display their success. Sports fans have also used pennants to show their allegiance and loyalty to a particular team.

This pennant (c. 1974) is for the Seattle SuperSonics franchise in the National Basketball Association. The logo displayed on the pennant was used by the SuperSonics from the 1971-72 season through the 1974-75 season. The SuperSonics have since relocated becoming the Oklahoma City Thunder in 2008.

Date Made: ca 1974

Maker: NBA Properties, Inc.NBA Properties, Inc.

Location: Currently not on view

Name Of Sport: BasketballLevel Of Sport: ProfessionalWeb Subject: Sports


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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1982.0257.031Accession Number: 1982.0257Catalog Number: 1982.0257.031

Object Name: pennant, basketball

Physical Description: felt (overall material)Measurements: overall: 12 in x 30 in; 30.48 cm x 76.2 cm


Record Id: nmah_664862

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