National horseracing museum collection

King's Yard - Pot8os

King's Yard - Pot8os

Within this gallery will be an archaeological presentation of the discovery, recovery and rebuild of the horse skeleton thought to be Pot8os. Explaining how science is being used to determine the identity of the skeleton through mtDNA analysis and appraisal of the skeletal anatomy alongside what is historically known about Pot8os.

The gallery will also cover how science has already helped solved the mystery of the 1880 Epsom Derby winner.

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