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.

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Provenance

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.


Grosvenor Museum

27 Grosvenor Street, Chester, Cheshire, CH1 2DD
01244 972 197
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Opening times

Mon – Sat, 10.30am – 5pm
Sun,1pm – 4pm

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