This engraved silver cup was presented to George Smeaton at the Ballarat Caledonian Games in 1859. The Cup is engraved with shield, engraved above shield within a banner: Caledonian Society of Ballarat. Within the shield it says: 1st Annual Gathering, 1st January 1859, George Smeaton, 1st Prize for Tilting on Horseback.
Click here for a poster of a later Caledonian Gathering in Ballarat.
This item is from a museum collection
Image and description from State Library of Victoria.