Cup strainer

Object Number: 
1988.58
Date: 
ca. 1900
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 5/8 x 2 1/8 x 1 1/4 in. ( 11.7 x 5.4 x 3.2 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: on either side of the handle joint: "STERLING" above a winged "S", "2780"
Description: 
Cast and wrought silver cup strainer in the form of a leaf; leaf bowl with a waved rim, incised veins, and circular perforations in the bottom; applied branch handle looped at the end; makers' marks stamped on either side of the handle joint.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Mildred S. Rosenberg, Queens, New York
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group