Make a run for the roses with this fabulous trio of horse racing collectibles. Thoroughbred horse racing is a majestic sport that has provided countless thrills over the years. Many of these thrilling moments were provided by the horses and jockeys featured in this offering.
Three great pre-war stallions decorate a 1950s Rolling Rock Beer sign, with Whirlaway, Seabiscuit and Man O' War. This winning sign measures 18x14 and presents in excellent condition with stunning colors, nice gloss and only scant traces of wear. The reverse is fitted with an easel type stand that remains in serviceable condition.
A squadron of (10) jockeys have provided autographs on (2) 2013 Leaf trading cards with: 1.) "Legends of the Derby" #LD-1 (NM-MT) LE numbered "1/1" and signed by (8) on front and back with average ("9-10") signature strength, with Angel Cordero, Jean Cruguet, Pat Day, Chris McCarron, Jose Santos, Jacinto Vasquez, Jorge Velasquez, Mike Manganello; and 2.) "Sports Heroes" #TMWR-1 "The Men Who Rode Secretariat" (NM-MT) LE numbered "1/3" and signed by (2) on the front average ("9-10") with jockey Ron Turcotte and exercise rider Charlie Davis.