Printed textile of Coney Island Jockey Club

Printed textile of Coney Island Jockey Club
Title
Printed textile of Coney Island Jockey Club
Date 
1894
Medium 
Silk
Dimensions 
Overall: 26 x 22 in. ( 66 x 55.9 cm )
Description 
Silk printed kerchief with portraits of eleven horses, Surburban winners, from 1884-1894, with a rose running beneath them on the left side; printed in black ink on a white ground.
Credit Line 
Purchase
Object Number 
1953.305
Marks 
printed: at bottom: "Suburban Winners/ Coney Island Jockey Club" printed: beneath portraits: "GEN'L MUNROE*1884/ PONTIAC* 1885/ TROUBADOUR* 1886/ EURUS*1887/ ELKWOOD*1888/ RACELAND*1889/ SALVATOR*1890/ LOAN TAKA*1891/ MONTANA* 1892/ LOWLANDER* 1893/ RAMPO*1894"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group