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Photograph - Jimmy Pike & Phar Lap Racing, Framed, 1930s Image Reg. No: HT 1127

Summary:
Framed magazine photograph of Jim Pike riding on the back of Phar Lap during a horse race. He is wearing the black and white Telford silks.
Description:
Small rectangular sepia photograph of a horse and jockey during a race, which has been cut from a magazine. Glued to the bottom right hand corner is a small textured card with handwritten information about the horse. The photograph has been mounted on black card, and framed in a wooden frame, with a wire hanger on the back.
Description Of Content:
Jockey Jim Pike riding on the back of Phar Lap during a horse race. He is wearing the black and white Telford silks.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mrs Marie Davie, 2000
Discipline: History

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Tagged with: horse racing, xmas card 1940
Themes this item is part of: Jim Pike, Jockey (1892-1969), Jimmy Pike, Artist (circa 1940-2002), Leisure Collection, Phar Lap Collection
Primary Classification: SPORT
Secondary Classification: Horse Racing
Tertiary Classification: images (to be classified)
Original Caption: Phar Lap, Australia's Wonder Horse
Inscriptions: Handwritten in black ink on small card glued to photograph: PHAR LAP/ Australia's wonder horse
People Depicted: PIKE, JIMMY
Organisations Depicted: PHAR LAP
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Person Depicted: Jim Pike, Australia, 1929-1930
Horse Depicted: Phar Lap (Racehorse), Australia, 1929-1930

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