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Lot # 1367: Coney Island Jockey Club Racetrack Metal Badges (2)

Category: Horse Racing

Starting Bid: $300.00

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Item was in Auction "Spring Classic 2022",
which ran from 5/20/2022 7:00 PM to
6/11/2022 10:00 PM

1. 1880 admission badge designed for club members and produced by Tiffany & Co. “Coney Island Jockey Club” is shown around the perimeter. in the center oval is a horse and mounted jockey to the right. Underneath the date appears Tiffany & Co. The reverse states “members pass not transferable.” The badge was valid for each day of the meet. Hall of Fame racehorse, Luke Blackburn, won three races. Jockeys McLaughlin & Costello were the leading jockeys and the Dwyer brothers the leading owners. 2. CIJC club patrol badge #40 designed by N. Stafford, 66 Fulton St. NYC in 1880s. Badges are all excellent with #1 having beautiful eye appeal with lustrous surfaces.

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