John Tresvant Basketball Card

Description
This John Tresvant basketball card is number 26 in a series of 264 manufactured by the Topps Company Inc. for the 1973-1974 NBA season. The front of the card features a posed picture of the Baltimore Bullets forward. The card’s reverse features a small cartoon image illustrating the factoid that “John has been hampered by knee injuries,” as well as a short biographical sketch and career statistics.
Tresvant was drafted by the St. Louis Hawks as a fifth round pick in the 1964 NBA Draft. During his nine seasons in the NBA, Tresvant would play for the Hawks, Bullets, Detroit Pistons, Cincinnati Royals, Seattle SuperSonics, and Los Angeles Lakers.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
card, basketball
date made
1973
copyright date
1969
publisher
NBA Properties, Inc.
Topps Chewing Gum
depicted
Tresvant, John
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
1982.0568.046
accession number
1982.0568
catalog number
1982.0568.046
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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