Curtis Rowe Basketball Card

Description
This Curtis Rowe basketball card is number 24 in a series of 264 that was manufactured by the Topps Company Inc. for the 1972-1973 National Basketball Association season. The front of the card features a posed picture of the Detroit Pistons forward on a yellow background. The card’s reverse features a small cartoon image illustrating the factoid that “Curtis is a Bachelor,” as well as a short biography and career statistics. Rowe played eight seasons in the NBA from 1971-1979, five seasons for the Pistons and three for the Boston Celtics.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
card, basketball
date made
1972
copyright date
1969
publisher
Topps Chewing Gum
NBA Properties, Inc.
depicted
Rowe, Curtis
maker
Topps Chewing Gum
NBA Properties, Inc.
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3 1/2 in x 2 1/2 in; 8.89 cm x 6.35 cm
ID Number
1982.0568.100
accession number
1982.0568
catalog number
1982.0568.100
subject
Basketball
Professional
Sports
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Culture and the Arts: Sport and Leisure
Basketball Cards
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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