Lady Liberty Dons ‘Silver & Black’ to Kick Off Las Vegas Raiders First Season in Entertainment & Sports Capital of the World
LAS VEGAS (September 10, 2020) – Lady Liberty is betting on “Silver & Black” being THE Fall fashion colors as she now sports a Las Vegas Raiders jersey only days before the team kicks off its 2020 season.
- YESCO, the 100-year-old sign company associated with countless iconic Las Vegas signs, spent 200 man-hours fabricating the 60’-tall custom jersey and six hours to install it Thursday morning.
- Lady Liberty’s Raiders jersey weighs a little more than 600 pounds and is constructed from vinyl mesh with heat-welded edging material and heavy-duty grommets.
- New York-New York’s Lady Liberty stands at 150’ tall.
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Scott Ghertner / Katharine Sherrer
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