Breeder: Hauptgestüt Trakehnen, Ebenrode. Formerly named Gladiator. Hauptbeschälerbuch Trakehnen N 468 (SBTRK I, HR 234, SBOpr. I, HR. 386); 98046845 At stud in Trakehnen 1849-58. Died in 30th July 1858. Nice head and neck, good withers. Somewhat long, but solid frame, deep chest, good croup and tail carrier. Strong legs, normal ankles. Gaits regular and elegant. Wide, big ears. Ganges - born three years after retirement of equerry von Burgsdorff - represented the ideal image of the mixed bloodlines horse, as it has always been the goal of von Burgsdorff. His offspring had often somewhat delicate and long legs, but all were marked by excellent gaits. Unfortunatelly, he left many of his progeny ugly ear part.