BID ON THE-SALEROOM
A late eighteenth century/early nineteenth century French silver chocolate pot, the plain tapered body with initial within wreath engraving, hinged shaped cover with pivot hinged finial. French assay marks to include the Paris fineness mark for .950, guarantee and maker's mark. Height measuring 7 inches (18 cm), weight 16.4 ozt (513 grams).
The lot displays general scratches, marks wear and tarnishing commensurate with the age and use. Rivet pin missing to lower handle. French maker's mark distorted. Minor dents and bumps.