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Newcastle Sterling Silver Chocolate Pot - Antique George II (1 of 10)
AC Silver

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Newcastle Sterling Silver Chocolate Pot - Antique George II

REF: A8452 / LA391075
£7645
€8913
$9380
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Description
An exceptional, rare, fine and impressive antique Georgian Newcastle sterling silver chocolate pot; an addition to our continental teaware collection This exceptional antique George Ii Newcastle sterling silver chocolate pot has a plain tapering cylindrical form with a subtly flared moulded base. The plain body of this antique hot chocolate pot is embellished with a bright cut engraved crest* of a wolf’s head collared. The upper rim and foot of this exceptional example of Georgian silverware are encircled with applied moulded borders. This impressive example of antique teaware is fitted with a domed hinged hallmarked cover surmounted with a detachable cast sterling silver push fit urn style finial. The chocolate pot is fitted with an opposing scroll style carved painted wood handle with scrolling thumbpiece and fitted to plain sterling silver sockets. The upper and lower sockets are ornamented with impressive applied cut card tear drop designs in junction with the body. The chocolate pot has an impressive cast swan necked spout with an applied moulded border to the socket, in addition to a plain fluted design to the lower portion. Dimensions Length from back of handle to tip of spout 22.9cm/9" Width 12.5cm/4.9" Height 23.7cm/9.3" Weight 27.5 troy ounces/856g Maker: Isaac Cookson Date: 1732 Origin: Newcastle Upon Tyne, England

measurements

Length from back of handle to tip of spout 22.9cm/9" Width 12.5cm/4.9" Height 23.7cm/9.3" Weight 27.5 troy ounces/856g

declaration

AC Silver has clarified that the Newcastle Sterling Silver Chocolate Pot - Antique George II (LA391075) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being 1732

condition

This antique Georgian silver chocolate pot is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional condition. There are some minor natural fire marks, as to be expected in keeping with age. Full hallmarks struck to the underside of the base and lion passant to the sleeve of the cover are all very clear.

additional info

delivery

WORLDWIDE POSTAGE/SHIPPING FREE OF CHARGE to all customers - including national and international deliveries. Dispatch is either the same or next working day once a payment is received. INSURANCE IN TRANSIT Insurance cover is provided FREE OF CHARGE for items up to the value of £30,000. All items are fully insured and sent at the risk of AC Silver. Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase

location

This Newcastle Sterling Silver Chocolate Pot - Antique George II is located in Newcastle, UK

Dealer Information:

AC Silver

Newcastle, UK