Jim Davis Basketball Card

Description
This Jim Davis basketball card is number 51 in a series of 264 that was manufactured by the Topps Company Inc. for the 1973-1974 National Basketball Association (NBA) season. The front of the card features a posed picture of the Detroit Pistons center-forward on a yellow background. The card’s reverse features a small cartoon image illustrating the factoid that “Jim can fill in at center or forward,” as well as a short biography and career statistics. Jim played eight years in the NBA for the St. Louis/Atlanta Hawks, Detroit Pistons, and Houston Rockets.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
card, basketball
date made
1972
copyright date
1969
publisher
NBA Properties, Inc.
Topps Chewing Gum
depicted
Davis, Jim
maker
NBA Properties, Inc.
Topps Chewing Gum
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
1982.0568.070
accession number
1982.0568
catalog number
1982.0568.070
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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