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Trophy

James Elder

Equestrian, Mexico

Perpetual Trophy from National Show Jumping Championships at Elderberry Hill Farm, Aurora

SPECIFICATIONS

Object #
SH2014.03.02

Description
Horn-like trophy with metal eagles for feet. Metal covers both ends (trumpet-end and mouth end). Trumpet end reads: "The Margaret Elder Memorial Trophy". Metal band located at centre reads: "Champion Grand Prix Rider National Show Jumping Championships at Elderberry Hill Farm Aurora, Canada"

Measurements
38cm(length), 28.5cm(height)

Material
Silver and bone (antler?)

Beliefs

Appropriate display of sport memorabilia evokes a strong personal attachment to the past.