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Print - `Phar Lap, Winner of the Melbourne Cup, 1930', Museum Victoria, 1986 Document Reg. No: SH 860266

Summary:
This small glossy print, depicting the mounted hide of Phar Lap, is an example of the Phar Lap related merchandise sold in the Museum of Victoria shop in the 1980s.

Originally sold for 60 cents.
Description:
Glossy paper print depicting a portrait of horse in chestnut, green, white and blue surrounded by a thin black border and then a large white one. Printed underneath is information about the horse and its racing career.
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 25.50 cm (Height), 20.50 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: civic mementoes, horse racing, museum history, prints, souvenirs, horses, sport, racing industry, making history - phar lap
Themes this item is part of: Leisure Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Phar Lap Collection
Primary Classification: MUSEUM HISTORY
Secondary Classification: Marketing & Publicity
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 1932. Exhibited in the National Museum, Melbourne.
Issued By: Museum of Victoria, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1980-1986
Date Used: Australia, 1986

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