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Car banner

Object Number: 
2000.792
Date: 
2000
Medium: 
Synthetic textile, plastic
Dimensions: 
Overall: 19 3/4 x 15 x 2 in. ( 50.2 x 38.1 x 5.1 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on the banner: "SUBWAY/ SERIES/ NY/ vs./ Mets/ World Series/ 2000" on each side printed: at the bottom of the fly: "RICO TAG EXPRESS/ MLBP 2000" on each side
Description: 
Synthetic textile souvenir car banner from the Mets vs. Yankees World Series, with plastic staff for mounting on vehicle; both sides of the banner printed with an image of a subway car below the inscription, "SUBWAY/ SERIES" and above the Yankees, Mets and World Series 2000 logos; white hoist sewn aound a white plastic staff with a circular finial and a base to be fitted into a car window.
Gallery Label: 
This car banner was purchased at the Mets Shop the week of the 2000 "Subway Series" between the New York Mets and New York Yankees baseball teams. It is representative of the types of souvenirs available to commemorate the event.
Credit Line: 
Purchase
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group