1970-74 Walt Simon & Rick Mount Game Worn Kentucky Colonel...Click the image to load the highest resolution version.
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Description1970-74 Walt Simon & Rick Mount Game Worn Kentucky Colonels Shorts. The team with the highest winning percentage in ABA history, the Kentucky Colonels fielded players such stars as HOFers Dan Issel and Artis Gilmore. Presented here is a pair of home white knit trunks with blue trim worn by Walt Simon and Rick Mount. Exhibiting superb game wear, the waistband contains a "Rawlings 30" tag, washing label with "30" in vintage blue marker, and a cream-colored felt swatch with "2" chain link stitched in blue thread. Simon (#2), who was the original owner of the trunks, went to to become the first black vice-president of a Fortune 500 company (KFC). Mount (#30) was a two-time First Team All-American and is considered one of the greatest pure shooters in basketball history. LOA from Heritage Auctions.
Guide Value or Estimate: $600 - up.
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