Afternoon Tea Antique Reproduction Tea Strainer

Regular price $30.00 Sale

In the 17th century, tea was a precious commodity, a luxury imported from East to West that was reserved for royalty.  By the 19th century, the "afternoon tea" tradition evolved in wealthy American households and it was no casual affair.  It was an occasion for a conspicuous display of wealth, discerning taste and impeccable manners. 

The tea strainer, a little tool that has helped our ancestors enjoy loose leaf tea for hundreds of years, is still an essential for tea aficionados today.  With this beautiful silver tea strainer, enjoy the perfect spot of tea like royalty!­


Choose from 2 designs.

  • Material: silver-plated brass
  • Dimensions: from 5.5"W x 1.5"D x 1.5"H to 6.5"W x 1.5"D x.5"H