Covered wine-cooler with 2 low-set handles with mask terminals.
The Doncaster Cup by John Flaxman, 1816
© Dundee City Council, Arts & Heritage
- 43 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £250 ( Total: £500)
- Acquired in:
- Walter S Beaton
Decorated with a chased relief of 3 horses above a cast arabesque of oak leaves and acorns. The cover has a foliated knop. Inscribed; 'Won by Mr Thos. Houldsworth's Filho da Puta, 4 yrs. carrying 7 stone 7 pounds, 4 miles, Doncaster, 25th September,1816'. Designed by John Flaxman and made by Paul Storr at the London silversmiths, Rundell Bridge and Rundell.
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