Steve Patterson Basketball Card

Steve Patterson Basketball Card

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Description
This Steve Patterson basketball card is number 73 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 Cleveland Cavaliers center on a blue background. The card’s reverse features a small cartoon image illustrating the factoid that “Steve had his tonsils removed after rookie camp in 1971,” as well as a short biographical sketch and career statistics. Steve played for the Cavaliers from 1971-1975, finishing his career with the Chicago Bulls in 1976.
Object Name
card, basketball
date made
1973
depicted
Patterson, Steve
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
1982.0568.033.1
accession number
1982.0568
catalog number
1982.0568.033.1
subject
Sports
Basketball
Professional
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Cultural and Community Life: Sport and Leisure
Basketball Cards
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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