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Object Name: Tea infuser
Date: ca. 1900
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Medium: Silver
Dimensions: Overall: 1 3/4 x 1 3/4 in. ( 4.4 x 4.4 cm )
Place made: North America, United States, New York
Description: Cast and wrought silver tea infuser; globular body with two honeycomb bands around the center; four-leaf-clover perforations in two rings around the top and bottom of the body; hinged in the center; chain with a ring terminal attached to the top; makers' marks stamped below the hinge.
Credit Line: Gift of the Estate of Mildred S. Rosenberg, Queens, New York
Object Number: 1988.55
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Marks: stamped: below the hinge: "STERLING" between a winged "S" and "3377" over "