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The Caulfield Cup
15ct and 9ct gold, silver, wood, velvet
50.6 × 27.2 × 26.9 cm
Place/s of Execution
Melbourne, Victoria
engraved in front above base l.c.: V. A. T. C. (underlined) / ·THE · CAULFIELD · CUP · (underlined) / 1887 (underlined) / - Presented By - / JAMES GRICE ESQ. (underlined) / WON BY (underlined) / Mr Martin (underlined, r underlined) Loughlin's (underlined) / "OAKLEIGH" (underlined) / 6st. 9lb.
punched in outside rim of bowl c.r.: H. YOUNG (in a rectangle) ST. SILVER (in a rectangle)
Accession Number
Australian Decorative Arts
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
The O'Loughlin Gift: a memorial to Martin Loughlin (1833–94), miner, sportsman and philanthropist. Gift of three of his great-nieces, 1994
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Gallery location
Gallery 5
Level 2, NGV Australia
Physical description
Tree fern surmounted by silver bowl and glass liner (lacking), mounted on tall circular plinth.