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Original drawing by Natas Kaupas for the Hanging Klansman skate deck

Original drawing by Natas Kaupas for the Hanging Klansman skate deck

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Description (Brief)
Original drawing by Natas Kaupas for the Hanging Klansman skate deck is black ink on off-white heavy paper. The drawing depicts a Ku Klux Klansman hanging from a tree with a US flag dangling from his hand. The tree has a heart carved in the middle of the truck with "Thiebaud" carved underneath. A bird's nest is at the top branch of the tree with the flying dove off to the left at the top of the deck.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
drawing, skateboarding
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 36 in x 24 in; 91.44 cm x 60.96 cm
ID Number
2019.0225.02
accession number
2019.0225
catalog number
2019.0225.02
subject
skateboarding
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Cultural and Community Life: Sport and Leisure
Sports & Leisure
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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