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CECIL COLYER Silver Coaster

(Code: 5144)
CECIL COLYER Silver CoasterCecil ColyerEdinburgh 1979Diameter Base: 11 cmHeight: 4.2 cm


Cecil Frederick Colyer studied at Cambridge and spent time in Nigeria in the Colonial Service. Returning to England he ran a boys club at Uppingham School and during the war was a pilot instructor for the RAF.In 1952 was appointed as Head of Metal and Woodwork at Bryanston School. He was a Liveryman of the Worshipful Company of Turners and registered his London mark in 1965 then later in Edinburgh. One of his students, Simon Beer, called him ' inspired teacher'. He died in 1994.Fine quality engraving by Denis McQuoid. (Signed D McQ)Sticker to base with Cecil Colyer's address in Blandford Forum and a handwritten note by him