Antique English Solid SILVER CHOCOLATE POT with Side Handle London 1891

Antique English Solid SILVER CHOCOLATE POT with Side Handle London 1891

£875.00

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An attractive antique English silver chocolate or coffee pot with tapered styling. The side handle being hand finished.. Fully Hallmarked for London 1891 (Q) with makers mark which is rubbed. Weight 193 grams, Height 12 cms. Monogrammed to facia with two “C’s” Intertwined. The base has some markings along with engraving August 1893. There are natural age cracks to the beautiful handle. handle. Minor dings otherwise good. Coffee and chocolate were brought to England in the mid 17th century and were established as part of social life by the end of the century. Coffee pots can be found from the 1680’s onwards.  Antique English Solid Silver Chocolate Pot with Side Handle London 1891