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Print - Pedigree Chart, Phar Lap, Framed, 1930s Image Reg. No: SH 950451

Summary:
This framed pedigree chart shows the bloodline of the racehorse Phar Lap back through ten generations.
Description:
A large framed photographic print, mounted on brown board and framed behind glass in a heavy wooden frame. The print depicts a pedigree chart for the racehorse Phar Lap, his racing statistics and black and white photographs of four of his major race wins.
Statement Of Significance:
Contemporaries were fascinated by Phar Lap's bloodlines. This is one of several publications tracing Phar Lap's ancestry. It also shows photographs of some of his significant racing wins.
Acquisition Information:
Collected from Museum of Victoria, 1995
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 64.00 cm (Height), 4.00 cm (Width), 55.00 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: horse racing, prints, recreation, horses, racing industry, -1
Themes this item is part of: Leisure Collection, Phar Lap Collection
Primary Classification: SPORT
Secondary Classification: Horse Racing
Tertiary Classification: pedigrees
Inscriptions: Printed on front: PEDIGREE CHART/ Finishes of the Principal Wins/ of/ Phar Lap (followed by extensive text.)
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Place & Date Used: Victoria, Australia, 1932 or later
Horse Depicted: Phar Lap (Racehorse), 1926-1932

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