Bob Christian Basketball Card

Description
This Bob Christian basketball card is number 11 in a series of 264 was manufactured by the Topps Company Inc. for the 1973-1974 National Basketball Association season. The front of the card features a posed picture of the Atlanta Hawks center. The card’s reverse features a small cartoon image illustrating the factoid that “Bob has great aggressiveness under the boards,” as well as a short biographical sketch and career statistics.
Christian played exactly one game each for Dallas Chaparrals and New York Nets in the ABA in 1969. Afterwards, he played for the Hawks and Phoenix Suns in the NBA from 1970 until 1974.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
card, basketball
date made
1973
copyright date
1969
publisher
NBA Properties, Inc.
depicted
Christian, Bob
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
1982.0568.008
accession number
1982.0568
catalog number
1982.0568.008
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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