Art Harris Basketball Card

Description
This Art Harris basketball card is number 76 in a series of 99 that was manufactured by the Topps Company Inc. for the 1969-1970 National Basketball Association season. The card is longer than standard cards, measuring 2½ inches by 4 ¾ inches. The front of the card features a yellow oval inset surrounded by drawn figures playing basketball. Inside the inset is a posed picture of the Phoenix Suns guard. The card’s reverse features a small cartoon image illustrating the factoid that “Art does the 100 YD. dash in 9.8 seconds,” as well as a short biography and career statistics.
Harris played in the NBA for four seasons—one with the Seattle SuperSonics and three with the Phoenix Suns.In 1969, Harris was named to the NBA's All-Rookie Team.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
card, basketball
date made
1969
copyright date
ca 1968
depicted
Harris, Art
maker
NBA Properties, Inc.
Topps Chewing Gum
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 4 3/4 in x 2 1/2 in; 12.065 cm x 6.35 cm
ID Number
1982.0568.154
accession number
1982.0568
catalog number
1982.0568.154
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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