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Chocolate Pot

Description

Silver chocolate pot, pear shape with three feet; wooden handle perpendicular to spout; finial swivels on hinge.

Details

Label
Loaned to Fitchberg Art Museum. September 2000 to September 2002. Exhibition: Ceramics: Art, Industry and Craft.
Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
Engraved: AC Struck: [unidentified hallmarks/touchmarks]
Location of origin
France
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
coin silver
fruitwood
silver (metal)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
Cartouche
cartouches (ornament)
chocolate pots
coin silver
Fruitwood
fruitwood
Pot, Chocolate
Silver
silver (metal)
Vessel, Drink Serving
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
8 1/2 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.3642A-C
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
48039

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