Antique Silver Chocolate Pot
Antique Silver Chocolate Pot

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Antique Silver George I Chocolate Pot made in 1718


A silver George I chocolate pot with a tapering body, engraved with a family crest.

Date 1718
Made By Gabriel Sleath
Location London
Stock Number W2x40

Out of stock

Maker: Gabriel Sleath

An antique silver George I chocolate pot with a tapering body, engraved with a family crest.

The stopper/finial is removable and the pot has the original ivory handle.

Signed/inscribed: 1718

Gabriel Sleath

Gabriel Sleath, the son of a tallow chandler, was a London goldsmith and silversmith. He was an outspoken critic of Huguenot goldsmiths working in England. Sleath was born in Barnet, London in 1674 and died in Barnet c. March, 1756.

A very fine and important maker of holloware such as salvers and coffee pots.

First mark entered in 1707. In 1753, he entered into a partnership with Francis Crump (his former apprentice).

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