Infuser spoon

Object Number: 
1988.32
Date: 
ca. 1920
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 3/4 x 1 1/2 x 3/4 in. ( 14.6 x 3.8 x 1.9 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: on the underside of the handle: "STERLING GREENLEAF & CROSBY S1329/PATENT"
Description: 
silver spoon handled tea infuser; old english pattern with a rounded end down-turned handle, and elliptical bowls with a rat-tails; hinged and perforated covers; makers' marks stamped on the underside of the handle.
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