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Picture - Phar Lap & Jim Pike, Mounted, 1930s Reg. No: SH 870002
- 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.
- Rectangular metal plaque with a celluloid coated picture of a horse a jockey on the front, with information about the horse's racing career printed below. Attached to the plain metal back is a blue label with white printing, and two holes where a metal stand was originally attached.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Mrs C. McPherson, 1987
|Dimensions:||21.50 cm (Height), 22.50 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||horse racing, recreation, horses, racing industry, sportsmen, sport, racecourses|
|Themes this item is part of:||Jim Pike, Jockey (1892-1969), Leisure Collection, Phar Lap Collection|
|Secondary Classification:||Horse Racing|
|Inscriptions:||Printed on front below picture: J. PIKE, JOCKEY. PHAR LAP (ch.g.) 5 years. Night Raid (imp.) - Entreaty
Dymo labe attached to backl: [donors name, address and date: 5/81].
|Date Made:||Australia, 1934-1940|