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Cup-shaped strainer

19th century


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

5.9 x 10 x 9.3 cm (2 5/16 x 3 15/16 x 3 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

36.42

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver

This strainer is cup-shaped with straight tapering sides extending below a pierced bottom. There is a broad flange 1/2 inch above the bottom and a thick scroll handle above the flange. The edge is bent.

Provenance

January 9, 1936, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Herbert Edes to MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Herbert Edes