Cake Basket, 1763

Scope and Content

College plate.  A George III oval basket engraved with the arms of College and the donor.
Silver. London, 1763 or 1765. Maker illegible. Height, 4.5 inches, diameter 15.75 by 13.125 inches. Arms of donor, Nicholas Corsellis, of Wivenhoe, Essex (az.) a griffin sergeant (or), quartered with those of Child, of Woodford (vert) two bars engrailed between three leopards' heads (or).