Museum logo
Museum logo

Object Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Collection Bill Shoemaker Collection
Object Name Trophy
Catalog Number 2008.004.0271
Title The Aqueduct, 1967
Artist Gorham
Description Object is a sterling silver trophy and lid which was presented to Shoemaker after he won The Aqueduct in 1967 aboard Damascus. On the bottom of the lid there is the inscription "STERLING/5". The trophy has two handles decorated with a leaf design. On the front of the trophy is the inscription "NEW YORK RACING ASSOCIATION/The Aqueduct/AQUEDUCT/1967/Won by/Edith W. Bancroft's/DAMASCUS/Jockey: Willie Shoemaker". On the bottom of the trophy is the inscription "STERLING/9553/10 IN/5".
People Shoemaker, Bill
Bancroft, Edith W.
Subjects New York Racing Association
The Aqueduct
Aqueduct Park