Arthur Ashe's Wristband
Original Author: Unknown
Created: Late twentieth century
Medium: Athletic wristband

Arthur Ashe’s Wristband

Arthur Ashe, a professional tennis player, wore this yellow wristband at some point during his career. Ashe was the first black men's champion at the U.S. Open and Wimbledon, and the first African American to play for and captain the U.S. Davis Cup team.