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Collection Bill Shoemaker Collection
Object Name Trophy
Catalog Number 2008.004.0296
Title Invitational Turf Handicap 1978
Artist Tiffany & Co.
Description Item was presented to Shoemaker for winning the Invitational Turf Handicap at Hollywood Park aboard Exceller in 1978. Object is a sterling silver cup with a green decal with the letter "THC" written in silver attached to the back. Above the decal is the inscription "INVITATIONAL TURF HANDICAP". On the front there is the inscription "GRADE I/MAY 29, 1978/1 1/2 MILES (TURF) $200,000/WON BY: EXCELLER/JOCKEY: WILLIAM SHOEMAKER/TIME: 2.25:4". On the bottom there is the inscription "TIFFANY & CO/STERLING".
People Shoemaker, Bill
Subjects Hollywood Park
Invitational Turf Handicap
Exceller
Tiffany & Co.