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Picture - A.E. Patrick, Phar Lap & Jim Pike, Mounted, 1930s Object Reg. No: HT 565

Summary:
Alternative Name(s): tin plaque

This rectangular mounted picture, depicting Phar Lap and jockey Jim Pike, is an example of the Phar Lap related souvenirs which were produced and sold during Phar Lap's life, and in the years following his death. Jim Pike is wearing the red and green racing colours of the Telford/Davis partnership, which Phar Lap raced under during 1931 and 1932.
Description:
Rectangular metal plaque with a celluloid coated picture of a race horse and jockey on the front, with the name of the horse printed below. Attached to the plain metal back is a flat trianguler metal stand, and a wire triangular hanger.
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 14.50 cm (Height), 21.00 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: civic mementoes, horse racing, keepsakes, souvenirs, making history - phar lap
Themes this item is part of: Jim Pike, Jockey (1892-1969), Domestic & Community Life Collection, Leisure Collection, Phar Lap Collection
Primary Classification: SPORT
Secondary Classification: Horse Racing
Tertiary Classification: souvenirs
Inscriptions: Printed on front: PHAR LAP/ Hall/ SYDNEY

Printed along bottom edger: A.E. PATRICK SUMMER HILL NSW
Manufacturer: A.E. Patrick Pty. Ltd., Summer Hill, New South Wales, Australia, 1931-1940

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