Also known as 'The Gibraltar Cup'.

Engraved on one side with the arms of Robert Fairfax within a foliate and husk cartouche; on the other with the crowned monogram of Queen Anne and border of scrolled leafage. Made by Benjamin Pyne, overstruck by Henry Lyon.

Provenance

Presented to Captain Robert Fairfax (1666-1725) by Queen Anne; by descent to Guy Fairfax Esq; Sold Christie's 1930; Lord Fairfax.


Fairfax House

Castlegate, York, North Yorkshire, YO1 9RN
01904 655 543
Website

Opening times

8 Feb – 31 Dec

Tue – Sat, 10am – 5pm (Sun, 11am – 4pm)

Mon, guided tours 11am and 2pm

Last admission is 30 minutes before closing Closed 24-26 Dec

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