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Tea Strainer

1969.739 (RS231236)

Description

Silver tea strainer with a hinged lid and a wood handle. A broad lip with a fluted design and a conical finial.

Details

Maker
Gorham Manufacturing Co. (Silversmith)
Date
1908
Location of origin
Providence, RI, USA
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
silver (metal)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Food Processing & Preparation T&E; Food Preparation Equipment
Places
Rhode Island (United States)
Descriptive terms
silver (metal)
Strainer, Kitchen
Strainer, Tea
tea strainers
Tool, Food Separating
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
4 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.739
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
48011
Reference Notes
Carpenter, Charles Hope, Author. Gorham Silver, 1831-1981. New York: Dodd, Mead & Co., 1982.

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