Spout strainer

Object Number: 
1988.56
Date: 
ca. 1900
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 5/8 x 1 7/8 in. ( 4.1 x 4.8 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: on the base: "THEODORE B. STARR" over a winged "S" over "657"
Description: 
Cast and wrought silver spout strainer; caldron-shaped body with an all over repoussé chased floral design; circular perforations in the bottom of the bowl; 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