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Persimmon, the Prince of Wales's horse, 1900
Photograph of the race horse, Persimmon, standing in left side profile. He is held by a Groom who is holding the horse's bridle. Persimmon, owned by the Prince of Wales was renowned for having won at Ascot in 1895 and for winning both the Derby and the St Leger in 1896.