The Doncaster Race Cup by Rebecca Emes

The Doncaster Race Cup and cover.

Details

Medium:
Silver gilt
Dimensions:
56 cm
Art Fund grant:
£1,950 ( Total: £7,800)
Acquired in:
1986
Vendor:
Garrard & Company

Engraved on one side: 'Doncaster Races 1827', on the other: 'His Grace the Duke of Devonshire, the Most Noble the Marquis of Titchfield, Stewards. In 1827'. In 1827 the cup was won by Earl Fitzwilliam’s jockey, S Day.

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Provenance

Won by Earl Fitzwilliam's jockey, 1827.

Venue details

Doncaster Museum & Art Gallery Chequer Road, DONCASTER South Yorkshire DN1 2AE 01302 734293 www.doncaster.gov.uk/museums

Entry details

Free to all

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