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Lot # 1377: Triple Crown Champion Citation Lot (50)

Category: Horse Racing

Starting Bid: $500.00

Bids: 3 (Bid History)

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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. Fabulous photographs in great shape of Citation’s 1947 2-yo season with several by Caulfield & Shook from the 148 Ky. Derby. Also, workouts and other important races plus photos from subsequent campaigns including retirement (34). 2. Admission passes (3): a. Washington Park Clubhouse season pass 8/2-9/6/1948. b. Washington Park Grandstand season pass 8/2-9/6/1948. Citation won an allowance on 8/21 & the American Derby on 8/28. c. Tanforan admission pass for the fall meet, season box seat (section 4, box 429, seat 1). Citation won the December 11, 1948 Tanforan Handicap. 3. Antique postcards of the champion in nine different positions including actual races. Most are very rare and all have no writing. (9) 4. Miscellaneous Citation memorabilia (4): a. Coin highlighting the 1948 Kentucky Derby. b. Citation vintage hat. c. Nice 14” x 9” Citation wooden award plaque. d. Ornament by Breyer No.700905 in original box.

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