A GEORGE III SILVER-GILT CAKE BASKET
Maker's mark of John Edward Terrey, London, 1819
Shaped oval and on four cast openwork dolphin and rocaille feet, the body pierced with scrolls and diaperwork, the openwork border applied with cast flowers, rocaille and scrolls centering on either side the head of Ceres amid wheat sheaves over a dragon, the swing handle with dolphin terminals centering rocaille and flowers, marked under base and handle
15¼in. (38.8cm.) long
H.R.H. Prince George, 2nd Duke of Cambridge K.G., (1819-1904)
H.R.H. The Duke of Cambridge(; Christie's London, 6 June 1904, lot 57 (£73 to Welby), then engraved with the initial and coronet of the Duke of Kent.