A circular strainer with curved sides and everted rim. Simple curved handles at sides fastened with band under rim, Handles and rim rather heavily beaded. The center is pierced with an elegant circle and petal design.
Engraved with Allan crest: a dexter hand holding a cutlass, and motto "Dirigat Deus" on front.
Presumably Allan family; 1948, gift of Mrs. Channing Swan (Accession Date November 18, 1948)
Gift of Mrs. Channing Swan