Newcastle Race Cup provided by the Corporation as the prize for one of the races.
Newcastle Race Cup by Thomas Watson, 1824
© Laing Art Gallery
- 48 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £910 ( Total: £3,960)
- Acquired in:
The cover is surmounted with Newcastle's civic crest, the body bears the town's coat of arms. Late neo-classical design with cast elements probably from the London firm of Emes and Barnard. Weight, 102 oz.
Duke of Leeds by descent to the Earl of Yarborough; Sotheby's, Chester, 1988.