Cup strainer

Object Number: 
1988.24
Date: 
ca. 1900
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/8 x 2 1/8 x 3/4 in. ( 13 x 5.4 x 1.9 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: on the underside of the handle: "TIFFANY & Co/ MAKERS/ STERLING/ 200 17/ m"
Description: 
Cast silver cup strainer; octagonal bowl with perforations in a geometric design in the base; coffin-fiddle handle with an up-turned end; cup rest with a down turned coffin-fiddle end and squared shoulders; 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