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Tea Towel - `A Tribute to Phar Lap', 1986 Reg. No: SH 860265
- This printed linen souvenir tea towel is an example of the Phar Lap related merchandise sold in the Museum of Victoria shop in the 1980s.
Originally sold for $3.95.
- Linen tea towel printed in bright colours. Picture of Phar Lap with jockey, and one of the Melbourne Cup. Bottom left picture shows Tommy Woodcock and Phar Lap in 1930; on the bottom right side is one of Tommy Woodcock in 1980. Printed text.
|Dimensions:||82.00 cm (Height), 48.00 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||civic mementoes, domestic equipment, horse racing, museum history, souvenirs, horses, sport, racing industry, making history - phar lap|
|Themes this item is part of:||Domestic & Community Life Collection, Leisure Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Phar Lap Collection|
|On Display at:||Melbourne Museum|
|Secondary Classification:||Horse Racing|
|Inscriptions:||Printed on front: A Tribute to Phar Lap/Melbourne Cup 4-11-1930/ [in horseshoe] Phar Lap/Born 1926/Dies 1932/Pedigree: Night Raid-Entreaty/51 races, 37 wins, 3 seconds and 2 thirds/Total Stakes 66,738.|