Albie Pearson

Albie Pearson

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Description (Brief)
1964 Topps round, metal, blue colored bottle cap #132 with a color photograph of All-Star Albie Pearson, American League outfielder on the front and statistics on reverse. Albie Pearson was one of many All-Stars featured on milk bottle caps to encourage fans to acquire each cap in the collection.
Albie Pearson was an outfielder who played for various teams throughout his nine seasons including Senators (1958-59), Orioles (1959-60), and Angels (1961-66). In 1958, he was named Rookie of the Year for the American League. He also played for the American League in the 1963 All-Star game.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
bottle cap
date made
1964
depicted
Pearson, Albie
maker
Topps Chewing Gum
Topps Chewing Gum
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 1/2 in; 3.81 cm
ID Number
1982.0566.19
accession number
1982.0566
catalog number
1982.0566.19
subject
Baseball
Professional
Major League
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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