Horseshoe worn by ‘Secretariat’ up for auction

Lelands Auction House

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – A horseshoe worn by Triple Crown winner Secretariat is up for auction.

The legendary horse wore the shoe during his time standing at stud at Bourbon County’s Claiborne Farm.

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The shoe is mounted on a wooden plaque with a brass nameplate.

It’s being offered by Lelands, a sports memorabilia auction house.

The online auction opened last month with a bid of $1,000.  According to the auction house’s website, the bidding will close this Friday, December 11, 2020.

Secretariat is considered by many to be the greatest thoroughbred race horse of all-time.  He died in 1989 and is buried at Claiborne Farm.

To visit the auction site, click here.


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