Jeans worn by Chandler Riggs as Carl Grimes on the television series, The Walking Dead

Jeans worn by Chandler Riggs as Carl Grimes on the television series, The Walking Dead

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Pair of blue jeans worn by Chandler Riggs as Carl Grimes, the son of Sheriff Rick Grimes for the first two seasons of the television series, The Walking Dead. Based on the comic books by Robert Kirkman, The Walking Dead deals with a post-apocalyptic society overrun with “walkers.” The show follows Rick Grimes, a sheriff who awakes from a coma to find only a handful of people alive and a lot of decaying undead who want to eat him. Played by Andrew Lincoln, Rick eventually finds his wife and son living with a group of survivors near Atlanta, Georgia. It is here the group must learn to survive in a fallen society, among the undead and roving bands of survivors who prove to be more dangerous than the famished walkers.
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fabric, denim (overall material)
overall: 33 in x 12 1/2 in; 83.82 cm x 31.75 cm
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National Museum of American History
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