Photograph, Framed Allandale Trixie; Clayton; 1924; WY.1991.126
Photograph, Framed Allandale TrixieAbout this object
This is a framed and glazed photograph of Allandale Trixie who was a champion cow for her owner Mr R. S. Weir of Seaward Downs. We believe this to be an Ayshire cow.
On the back of the frame is recorded, 'She has a record of over 500 lbs of fat together with being one of New Zealand's greatest show cows carrying a wonderful udder. Trixie was also famous for her show ring performances. One of the first Royal Show Champions in 1905. This cow was well known in Southland for being the most perfect uddered cow of any breed. Famous show winner against the very first ?. Trixie's family are all well known and have records for over 400 lb of fat, big number of descendants for this cow. She is now in Mr Fletcher's herd and is still going strong'
1920sMedium and Materials
organic, processed material, vegetal, photographic paper, paper
organic, processed material, vegetal, paper, card
organic, processed material, vegetal, wood
organic, processed material, glass
organic, processed material, vegetal, sisal
inorganic processed material, metal, steel
Obverse side of photo on picture itself;
On a metal plaque;
R. S. Weir
On reverse as in public description
'Shirley & Co
Irk Street, Gore
For quality pictures and framing'
Added in ink;
h 560 mm x w 660 mm x d 60 mmSubject and Association Keywords
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