OGYGIAN MUG WITH BARBARA LIVINGSTON PHOTO - OLD FRIENDS - CHARITY

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  • Item Category: Sports
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Nov 29, 2013
  • Channel: Auction House

Introducing our beautiful ceramic Ogygian mug featuring the photography of Barbara Livingston. This mug will brighten up your breakfast table or bring a smile to your cup of tea. It features our living legend, the great Ogygian caught in a magnificent pose just before a storm by the one and only Barbara Livingston. All images are used by kind permission of the photographer and should not be reproduced without permission. Please note, the mug features the same image of Ogygian on both sides.

About Ogygian - now 30, Ogygian is one of the last remaining sons of Damascus, out of the Francis S. mare Gonfalon. Hailing from the famous Tartan Farms, he was arguable one of the fastest runners of his generation. Though plagued by nagging injuries, he captured the G1 Belmont Futurity at 2 with a nine and a half length victory over Champion Sprinter Groovy. At three, he was victorious in both the G1 Dwyer S. and the G1 Jerome H. before retiring to stud at Claiborne farm with earnings of $455,520 from a record of 7-1-1 out of 10 starts. Ogygian was exported to Japan during his breeding career where he remained until being repatriated to the US by Old Friends in 2005 with the financial support of Madeline Paulson Pickens and the assistance of Megumi Igarashi. He remains an outstanding influence as a broodmare sire and a treasured member
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