A rare and extremely fine early 18th century Queen Anne silver side handled chocolate pot designed with a superbly sculptured octagonal plain formed body and a breathtaking swan neck spout which is elegant capped off with a stunning ‘ducks’ head terminal. The hinged lid is designed in keeping with the body and the stirring ‘flap’ has an additional hinge.
Weight:29.2 troy ounces/909 grams
Height: 10.75 inches/27.3cm (foot to top of finial)
Width: 6 inches/15.25cm (front of spout to backside of body)
Depth: 7 inches/17.75cm (back of body to front of spout)
Condition: Excellent throughout