*Raffles
No. 952

( 1926 )
Grey Arabian Stallion
(My horses ~ Tony, Jamaal El Shai, Con and Fizz all have Raffles in there Pedigrees)

Pedigree for
*Raffles
No. 952


Sire
*Raffles
No. 952
(1926)

Skowonek

(1909)
Ibrahim DB/PASB
(1899)
Heijer DB
Lafitte DB

Jaskolka
Polish Bred
A Kehilet Ajuz
Gr Satanow (1891)

Rymnik PASB
Gr Crestowka (1876)

Epopea PASB
Satanow (1875
)
(Dervish x Lyra)

*Rifala
No. 815
Grey Crabbet
Skowronek

Ibrahim DB
Jaskolka
Rissla (GSB)

*Berk

Risala

Raffles male line - Skowronek, Ibrahim, Heijer, Mahruss, Wazir, and Zobeyni.




*Raffles

*Raffles
No. 952
(1926)
*Raffles was only 13.3 hands.
Breeder ~ Crabbit Arabian Stud
He was imported to America in 1932.
At one time he was the smallest regeristed Arabian in this country.
*Raffles sired 123 registered foals and was also crossed often with Welsh ponies.
In 1933 he was named National Three-Gaited Champion
at the National Arabian Show in Nashville, Tennessee.

Raffles goes back to Zobeyni 12 times out of 32 ancestors in the 6th generation.
Raffles great grand dam, Rose of Sharon, is of the Kehilan family line.


Raffles at 24 years of age
Not bad for a horse of 24 that had broken his leg at 23.
~check out info on my Equine Broken Legs Page.

 

Skowronek
Both Sire and Grandsire to Raffles
Skowronek was sire to Rifala then Rifala was bred to Skowronek,
her own sire to produce *Raffles.*Rifala stood only 13.2 hands.
Making *Raffles 75% Skowronek line.


This photo was taken a few days after he was brought to the U.S. from Poland



Photo From Spide Rathbun collection

Skowronek and Lady Wentworth
at Crabbet Park, England.

Lady Wentworth once said,
"No more perfect specimen has ever been imported to England."


Skowronek
Grey, 1909.
Imported to England 1913, acquired by Crabbet Park Stud Farm 1920.
Sire Desertbred, Dam of Polish lines going back to 1810.
Main branches of this line through *Raffles, *Raseyn, Naseem,
the latter never imported here but sold to Russia in 1936.


Skowronek

Rifala
No 815
Dam of Raffles and also dam of Raffles sire Skowronek

Skowronek was sire to Rifala then Rifala was bred to Skowronek,
her own sire to produce *Raffles.*Rifala stood only 13.2 hands.
Making *Raffles 75% Skowronek line.



Rissla
Grand Dam of Raffles



Desert bred

*Rose of Sharon
AHR #24
(1885)


*Rose Of Sharon No 246 (Hadban x Rodania)
( Raffles great grand dam, Rose of Sharon, is of the Kehilan family line )



Zobeyni No. 52

Zobeyni was a grey Seglawi Jedran stallion of the strain of Ibn Sbeyni
of the Mehed tribe of the Fedaan Anazeh Bedouins,
bred in Arabia and imported to Egypt in the 19th century.

Raffles male line - Skowronek, Ibrahim, Heijer, Mahruss, Wazir, and Zobeyni.


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