Footed Strainer

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1830-1860

GUSN

GUSN-3241

Description

The strainer is circular and shallow in form, with a rolled rim. It is pierced at the base with a design of hearts, diamonds, ellipses, and circles. It is raised on three applied tapered feet. Printed in blue with a willow pattern on the face enclosed by a trellis or scale border, the outside and rim have scale, medallian and trellis banding.

Details

Descriptive Terms

strainers (culinary tools)
cookware
earthenware
transfer printing
lozenges
ellipses
hearts (motifs)
trellises
willow (wood)
Earthenware
Transfer Printed
Diamond
Circle
Heart
Ellipse
Trellis
Willow
STRAINER, FOOTED

Inscription

Printed on the bottom is: warrented/irons? . Over and on a draped urn is the manufacturer's mark.

Pattern

Willow

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Object Type

Food Processing T&E

Dimensions

2.5 (H), 8.875 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1024