Sterling Silver Teapot Spout Tea Strainer Basket Ornate 1890s Tea Leaf Catcher Maltby Stevens
This is a Maltby Stevens, USA sterling silver pivoting tea strainer basket with prongs that fit into the teapot spout and swivel below the spout to strain out the leaves as loose tea is poured from the teapot.
Rarely seen, and perfect for an elegant Bridal Tea or Engagement Tea...or just afternoon tea!
material: sterling silver
manufacturer: Maltby Stevens
size: 1 deep by 2.5 inches in diameter, and the sterling silver prong that fits in the teapot spout is 2 inches long
wonderful used vintage condition
Edwardian, Victorian, tea party, afternoon tea, Bridal tea, engagement tea