Object Detail


Maker and Role
DuPont Co. (E. I. du Pont de Nemours & Co.) (estab. 1802, closed 2017), Manufacturer
Description
Home baseball jersey worn by pitcher Bobby Shantz when he played for the New York Yankees. This is the first baseball uniform made with DuPont nylon. The fabric is a blend of 40% nylon and 60% worsted wool.
Collection
Charles H. and Ella Emery Rutledge Collection
Date
1957
Currently on Display
No
Object No
69.46.69

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