Dick Snyder Basketball Card

Description
This Dick Snyder basketball card is number 86 in a series of 264 that by the Topps Company Inc. for the 1973-1974 NBA season. The front of the card features an in-game action photo of the Seattle SuperSonics guard. The card’s reverse features a small cartoon image illustrating the factoid that “Dick’s nickname is ‘The Duck’,” as well as a short biographical sketch and career statistics.
Snyder played in the NBA from 1966-1979, playing for the St. Louis Hawks, Phoenix Suns, Seattle SuperSonics, and Cleveland Cavaliers. A highly effective shooting guard, Snyder made 49% of his field goals and 82% of his free throws during his lengthy career, which ended with a championship in 1979 with the SuperSonics.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
card, basketball
date made
1973
copyright date
1969
publisher
Topps Chewing Gum
NBA Properties, Inc.
depicted
Snyder, Dick
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
1982.0568.042
accession number
1982.0568
catalog number
1982.0568.042
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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