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STOCKHOLM OLYMPICS 1912 (STEEPLECHASE)

STOCKHOLM OLYMPICS 1912 (STEEPLECHASE)

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Real photograph of the supposed "steeplechase winner" with rider Lieutenant Hans von Blixen-Finecke, a member of the Swedish equestrian team at the Stockholm Olympics 1912. There was no steeplechase event - in fact von Blixen-Finecke took bronze in the dressage won by a fellow team member Carl Bonde, and Sweden also won the team jumping and individual/team three day event golds. Description to reverse. Postally unused. VG.

Date
1912

£25.00 (Code: 14826)

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