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1985 Melbourne Cup up for grabs in NSW

AAP logoAAP 28/09/2016

Won by What a Nuisance and presented by Prince Charles the 18 carat gold 1985 Melbourne Cup is up for sale.

Prince Charles and the late Princess Diana were among the 80,000 crowd watching Australia's most famous race when the horse that had just recovered from injury surged ahead to win by a nose at odds of 15/1.

The Melbourne Cup will be auctioned in Sydney by Sotheby's on October 25 with an estimate of $100,000 to $120,000.

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