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Spout strainer

Object Number: 
1988.57
Date: 
ca. 1900
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/4 x 2 1/2 in. ( 3.2 x 6.4 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: on the base: "STERLING" over a winged "S" and "354"
Description: 
Wrought and cast silver spout strainer form of twelve wrought and curved oak leaves applied to a ring with a cast sun-burst flower in the center; semi-circular handle (or hanger) attached to each side with a teapot clip attached to its center; makers' marks stamped on the base.
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