Tea Strainer

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1875-1900

GUSN

GUSN-12071

Description

Bail handle with double pronged hook. Strainer is a scalloped octagonal form with a deep dished body. Molded rim with shells at each point. Ribbed sides and stick figure piercings.

Details

Descriptive Terms

tea strainers
cookware
brass (alloy)
shell (animal material)
silver (metal)
plate (material)
shell (animal material)
Silver
Brass
Shell
STRAINER

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Processing T&E

Dimensions

2.5 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1423