A silver plated presentation cradle mounted on a wooden base. The cradle ends are scroll shaped and it features two handles with decorative engravings. An angel figure is attached to the foot of the cradle. A plaque in the shape of a shield is attached to the front of the wooden base. "PRESENTED/By/NEW PLYMOUTH BOROUGH COUNCIL/TO/F.E Wilson , Esq./ On the occasion of the birth of a son during his/TERM OF OFFICE AS/MAYOR OF NEW PLYMOUTH/April 5th 1922" is engraved on the plaque. An unknown makers mark is impressed below the handle on the reverse of the cradle and it is duplicated on the plaque.
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