10 June 2008
A GEORGE I IRISH SILVER CHOCOLATE-POT
MARK OF THOMAS WALKER, DUBLIN, POSSIBLY 1717
Tapering cylindrical with a reeded base, with a plain spout and a carved wood handle, the domed hinged cover with a detachable baluster finial, later engraved with a coat-of-arms within foliage mantling, marked near handle, on cover and on detachable finial, the base further engraved with a scratchweight '26-8½'
10¾ in. (27.5 cm.) high
gross weight 28 oz. (862 gr.)
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