Rare and magnificent, antique German Silver Chocolate Pot, dating to the 18th Century, made by Johann Georg Kloss, Augsburg, circa: 1763 - 5. The Pot has a beautiful fluted form with a spiral ribbed design on the body and lid, with a beautifully carved dark wooden handle. The Finial is a full figural Flower and Leaf. The lid is hinged and is unusual to be located on the side (view photos enlarged to see best). Also note the handsome raised design under the spout. The antique Pot stands 8 1/4" high and weighs approximately 9 ounces. Hallmarks located on the bottom (maker's mark IGK). Is in magnificent condition; item not polished before photographing and will hand polish upon request when sold. The antique German Chocolate Pot shows very well in the photos. Very handsome, rare piece. Photographs taken with and without a camera flash (note the piece is picking up reflections of the room while being photographed).
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