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Tea infuser

Object Number: 
1988.52
Date: 
ca. 1900
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 3/4 x 1 5/8 in. ( 4.4 x 4.1 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: on the bezel: "STERLING 303" beside a dragon
Description: 
Cast and wrought silver tea infuser; globular body with swirl reeding and circular perforations; hinged in the center; chain with a ring terminal attached to the top; makers' marks stamped on the bezel.
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