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Tea infuser

Object Number: 
1988.46ab
Date: 
1915-1931
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/2 x 1 1/8 in. ( 6.4 x 2.9 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: inside the cover: "STERLING/ L [scroll] L/ 205"
Description: 
Cast silver tea infuser; acorn-shaped body with circular perfoations all over; circular domed, screw-on lid with a stepped and rolled over rim; circular perforations in the top of the lid; chain with terminal ring attached to the top of the lid; maker's marks stamped on theinside of the lid.
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