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Tea infuser

Object Number: 
1988.20ab
Date: 
ca. 1900
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 3/8 x 1 3/4 in. ( 3.5 x 4.4 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: on the bezel: "TIFFANY & Co 20035 MAKERS 6172 STERLING 925-1000 M"
Description: 
Cast silver tea infuser; squat, globular body with perforations in a geometric design; circular domed lid with perforated decoration; chain with a ring terminal strung through the body; 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