Realised: $6,200 plus premium
The Douro Cup Handicap (Hack) 1940 One Mile Won By Mr J M Samsons with Lord Puck, the cup Presented by Mr H P F Blundell, 149 grams, on oak socle, 25.5cm height. with fitted oak case. Henry Blundell was born in Wellington on May 9, 1872. He was the second son of John Blundell and Kathleen nee Willis, and grandson of the Henry Blundell who founded the Evening Post newspaper in 1865.