Collis Jones Basketball Card

Collis Jones Basketball Card

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Description
This Collis Jones basketball card is number 43 in a series of 264 that was manufactured by the Topps Company Inc. for the 1972-1973 American Basketball Association season. The front of the card features a posed picture of the Dallas Chaparrals forward on a green background. The card’s reverse features a small cartoon image illustrating the factoid that “Collis played in the shadow of Austin Carr at Notre Dame,” as well as a short biography and career statistics. Collis spent his entire four-year career in the ABA, playing for the Dallas Chaparrals, Kentucky Colonels, and Memphis Sounds.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
card, basketball
date made
1972
1969
publisher
NBA Properties, Inc.
Topps Chewing Gum
depicted
Jones, Collis
maker
Topps Chewing Gum
NBA Properties, Inc.
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
1982.0568.085
accession number
1982.0568
catalog number
1982.0568.085
subject
Basketball
Professional
Sports
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Cultural and Community Life: Sport and Leisure
Basketball Cards
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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