Lotus Arts de Vivre has preserved an original style of wine strainer by crafting this piece from brass with silver plating.
Wine funnels, also called wine strainers, were used to decant to the bottle and from the bottle to the decanter.
Most wine funnels were used in Europe during 18th century.
At the present wine funnels are highly appreciated by collectors, but in the second half of 19th century they were often modified obtaining objects of more common use such as tea strainer or sugar and milk bowl.
Approximate size : Dia. 7.7 x H13.5 cm.
Approximate weight : 95 g.