Late 18thc/19thc Brass And Ebony Handled Straining Pan. English. C1800
Code: MS 6649
Dimensions:H: 2" (5.1 cm)L: 8" (20.3 cm)Di: 2.9" (7.4 cm)
An unusual late 18thc Strainer, beautifully made from brass with finely pierced holes and tinned on the inside...it was probably used for the decanting of wine, port or the sieving of powders used in the Apothercary....it has a nicely turned ebony handle with an acorn finial....excellent condition.