Sterling silver sugar sifter in Broom Corn pattern. Made by Tiffany & Co. in New York. The handle has curvilinear lines inspired by wild grasses. Oval bowl with scalloped rim and ornamental piercing. An early piece in this pattern, which was designed by John T. Curran, and in production from 1890 to the early 20th century. Hallmark includes director’s letter M (1873-91). Nice patina and definition.
Length: 5 3/4 in. Weight: 1.4 troy ounces. BH696