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Poster - National Museum of Victoria, Phar Lap, 1980s Document Reg. No: HT 7476

Summary:
A small poster of Australian race horse Phar Lap, produced by the National Museum of Victoria in the early 1980s.

It is an example of the Phar Lap related merchandise sold in the Museum shop in the 1980s.
Description:
Picture, printed on glossy white paper, showing a portrait of horse in chestnut, green, white and blue surrounded by a thin black border and then a large white one. Printed text underneath.
Acquisition Information:
Unknown from Unknown
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 20.3 cm (Height), 25.4 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: exhibitions, museum history, horses, sport, racing industry, horse racing, making history - phar lap
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection, Phar Lap Collection
Primary Classification: SPORT
Secondary Classification: Horse Racing
Tertiary Classification: souvenirs
Inscriptions: Printed on front: PHAR LAP/ Winner of the Melbourne Cup, 1930, and of 66,738 ($133,476) in total prize-money. By Night Raid from Entreaty./ Foaled 1926, died 132. Exhibited in the National Museum, Melbourne.
Publisher: National Museum of Victoria, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, by 1983

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