Spout strainer

Object Number: 
1988.22
Date: 
1902-1907
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/2 x 2 3/4 x 2 3/8 in. ( 3.8 x 7 x 6 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the rim: "M" in gothic script stamped: under the rim: "TIFFANY & CO MAKERS STERLING C"
Description: 
Cast silver spout strainer; basket-shaped with a deep ovoid cup with scroll and circle perforations; domed ogee rim with beaded edges; semi-circular handle (or hanger) attached to each side with a teapot clip attached to its center; rim engraved, "M" in gothic script.
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