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Chocolate pot

Maker:
David King (active 1688–1738)
Date:
1706–8
Culture:
Irish, Dublin
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Height: 8 1/4 in. (21 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Bequest of Mary Strong Shattuck, 1935
Accession Number:
35.80.131
Not on view
Marking: [1] Harp crowned (Dublin assay office mark);
[2] S (Dublin date letter for 1706–8);
[3] D K, in oval (maker's mark for David King).

Location of marks:
[1], [2] on bottom, and inside lid;
[3] on bottom
Mary Strong Shattuck (until 1935; bequeathed to MMA)
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