Italian 800 standard silver over the cup tea strainer, having round form with shaped border, applied banded rim and shell form tab handle. Made by Coda Serafino di Bernardo, Vercelli, c. 1940-1950s.
This pretty strainer is 3 1/8" in diameter, 4" from edge to handle and weighs 31 grams or 1 ozt.
The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.
The excellent original condition and clear, crisp detail, with no monograms, removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.
Italian Tea Strainer Shell Tab Handle 800 Silver 1940s