A mid 18th century Belgian silver chocolate pot, maker's mark BC below a crown, Brussels 1761,

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Lot 22
A mid 18th century Belgian silver chocolate pot, maker's mark BC below a crown, Brussels 1761,

Sold for £ 6,000 (US$ 7,489) inc. premium
A mid 18th century Belgian silver chocolate pot,
maker's mark BC below a crown, Brussels 1761,
baluster form chased with elongated "S" scrolls, the short spout with vacant rococo cartouche and "C" scrolls, the unmarked cover with pin and chain attachment and screw-off cone finial above a calyx, raised on three scroll legs, the handle carved with acanthus leaf, height 34.3cm., gross weight 33.5oz,

Footnotes

  • Provenance Le Comte Arnold le Grelle, and exhibited Exposoition d'Art Flamand Ancien, Anvers 1930.
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