Share your favorites on Show & Tell

Silverplate Strainer Spoon w/a Large Bowl & an Acorn Cut in Handle~Use?

In Sterling Silver > Silverplate Flatware > Show & Tell.
Sterling Silver943 of 1658Set of Four Coin Silver Demitasse Spoons Marked OLSON?  HelpCharter Oak Oyster Ladle
Love it
Like it

miKKoChristmas11miKKoChristmas11 loves this.
vetraio50vetraio50 loves this.
Add to collection

Please create an account, or Log in here

If you don't have an account, create one here.

Create a Show & TellReport as inappropriate

Posted 3 years ago


(267 items)

Hello Again!,
I've had this for a while and often find myself admiring it, sticking out of a cup next to the computer.
I find it handsome and would like to know for what particular use it was made.
Any ideas?
Thanks Friends!

Mystery Solved


  1. Budek Budek, 3 years ago
    Thank You Kevin and Tony,
    and Tony, thanks for all of the great information, much appreciated!
  2. Budek Budek, 3 years ago
    Thanks for the love miKKo!
  3. Joyaik, 3 years ago
    I have a similar "tea strainer" with the acorn handle held on by one rivit and has a smooth handle. I know it is very old as it was my great aunts. She passed it to me when she was 82 years old and that was 28 years ago. I am trying to find out the value. If you have any ideas please let me know.
  4. Joyaik, 3 years ago
    On the back of the handle it says nf silver co 1877
  5. Joyaik, 3 years ago
    Oops i got it 32 years ago.
  6. Joyaik, 3 years ago
    I use it to strain my vegetables :)
  7. Budek Budek, 3 years ago
    Hello Joy, Thanks for the notes, it was interesting to hear about your strainer, and how you got it.
    If I find out the value I'll be sure to be in touch.

    Best wishes to you and thank for taking a look,
  8. Joyaik, 3 years ago
    Thank you Tony. My name is Robin and Joyaik means Robin in Seneca language. Im Native American. Seneca Nation in NYS

Want to post a comment?

Create an account or login in order to post a comment.