Silver-Gilt Covered Cup
- Art Funded
- 32.5 cm
- Art Fund grant
- £1,125 (Total: £4,500)
- Lowe & Sons, Chester
Surmounted by a wheatsheaf finial, the Grosvenor crest, and have cartouches on either face; inscribed Chester Races 1814 and bears the Grosvenor Coat of Arms.
Weight 64 troy oz. Purchased with another cup.
The cups were won by two horses owned by Sir John Grey Egerton, Hit and Miss and Oulton, and they must always have been together.