A detail showing the fine workmanship on the Edinburgh Gold Cup. The cup was made by Smith & Rait of Glasgow as a trophy for the 1902 Edinburgh Races and is 18 carat gold.
The Edinburgh Races were originally held on the sands at Leith but moved to Musselburgh in 1816.
Reproduced with the permission of Glasgow City Council, Glasgow Museums
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