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1970s ABA Kentucky Colonels Lot of (9) with (2) Team-Issued Travel Bags

Lot Number 766

Quantity: Bid Starts: 05/15/2020 12:00:00 
Bid Open: 200.00  Bid Ends: 05/28/2020 22:00:00 
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Despite having the highest winning percentage over the nine-year history of the ABA, the Kentucky Colonels failed to make the jump to the NBA when the two major basketball leagues merged in 1976. Given this fading into the realm of franchises past and the Colonels relatively small market home base, surviving original period memorabilia is tough, tough, tough. Show your tough side by topping the competition to claim this 1970s Kentucky Colonels lot of (9) with:

Team-issued tote bag (NM) with handsome felt team letters and smoothly functioning zipper

Team-issued garment bag (NM+) with smoothing functioning zipper on one side, and the team logo on the other, attached to the zipper pull is an "ABA Official Leisure Luggage" tag (NM)

Full-size pennant with red, white and blue logo applique (EX-MT+)

1974-1975 "ABA Champions" metal license plate (EX-MT)

1974-1975 "ABA Champions" 5" plastic cup (EX-MT)

(4) Autographed flats are without authentication due to time/cost restraints, signatures average ("9-10") strength with: (3) Topps trading cards: 1971-72 #214 signed by Walt Simon, 1973-74 #207 signed by Artis Gilmore, 1975-76 #280 dual-signed by Artis Gilmore and Louie Dampier; and (1) 5x7 photo signed by Dampier with a personalization

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