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Chocolate pot

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Inverted pear-shaped, splayed base with domed cover; gadrooned; molded finial, strap handle. Cover hinged on side. No marks.

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of Mrs. Sarah Scott Binney

French or German, 18th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

16.2 cm (6 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

26.571

Medium or Technique

Pewter

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Pewter