Britains Racing Colours Famous Owners: Lord Astor in original pre-war box. Lord Astor, William Astor, the 3rd Viscount Astor was a prominent Conservative MP who was active in thoroughbred horse racing, inheriting the Cliveden stud.
Jockey wears his colours of pale blue long sleeve top with pink stripe / sash across body and pink cap. Riding a bay horse with one white sock. Whip complete. Contained in two part box with printed name and original tissue
manufacturer reference 237
Jockey and horse both in very good original condition with just some minor paint loss, mainly to saddle. Whip top original and complete. Box in good condition for age with some old water damage causing minor structure loss and discolouration to lid