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Title

Chocolate Pot

Artist

Thomas Whipham

Date

1756-1757

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
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: The Baldwin Bequest: Recent Acquisitions in Silver
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Metalwork | Silver
Size: 9 1/4 x 7 1/4 x 3 3/4 in. (23.5 x 18.42 x 9.53 cm)
Creation Place: Europe, England
Culture: Europe, England
Style: 18th century
Inscriptions: InscriptionOn the side is engraved a later, unidentified coat of arms within an elaborate scroll-and-foliage mantling, surmounted by a crest. MarkFully marked on side near lip and handle socket. Lion passant on interior of lid.
Physical Description: George II baluster chocolate pot with coat-of-arms
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Bequest of Philip L. Baldwin
Accession Number: 77.22.12
Artist: Thomas Whipham, British
Role: Maker
Nationality: British
Life Dates: British
Added to Site: February 28, 2009