Lucius Allen Basketball Card

Description
This Lucius Allen basketball card is number 88 in a series of 264 manufactured by the Topps Company Inc. for the 1973-1974 National Basketball Association season. The front of the card has a posed image of the Milwaukee Bucks guard in a defensive stance. On the reverse is a small cartoon image illustrating the fact that “Lucius plays chess the day of a game.” Below is Allen’s physical and career information, followed by a short player biography and career statistics.
Allen played a 10-year career (1969 - 1979) in the NBA. Four of those years came with the Milwaukee Bucks, with whom he won the 1971 NBA championship. Three other years were spent playing for the Los Angeles Lakers. Allen spent the rest of NBA career with the Seattle SuperSonics and the Kansas City Kings.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
card, basketball
date made
1973
copyright date
1969
publisher
NBA Properties, Inc.
depicted
Allen, Lucius
maker
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
1982.0568.002
accession number
1982.0568
catalog number
1982.0568.002
subject
Basketball
Professional
Basketball Cards
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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