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Picture - 'Phar Lap: Champion of Champions', Framed, 1996 Object Reg. No: SH 960019

Alternative Name(s): Paper Tolle

Framed picture from the 1990s shows the ongoing fascination in the Phar Lap story, and the need to represent this through contemporary collectible items.
Framed print consisting of an original newspaper clipping from 1930 and printed paper cut-and-paste arrangement of jockey riding Phar Lap, each individually mounted within their own display windows in a green mountboard within a wood frame.
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 315 mm (Height), 20 mm (Width), 400 mm (Length)

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Tagged with: advertising, civic mementoes, commerce, horse racing, souvenirs, making history - phar lap
Themes this item is part of: Leisure Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Phar Lap Collection
Primary Classification: SPORT
Secondary Classification: Horse Racing
Tertiary Classification: mementoes
Inscriptions: Printed at bottom: Phap Lap - Champion of Champions

Newspaper Clipping headline: PHAR LAP HAS IMPROVED IN APPEARANC

Written on newspaper clipping in lead pencil: 28/3/30
Place & Date Made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1996

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