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This and 59 other objects are a part of a set whose first object is Dessert Service And Case (France).

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Sugar Sifter (France), ca. 1890

This is a Sugar sifter. It is dated ca. 1890 and we acquired it in 1996. Its medium is silver. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was fund: Decorative Arts Association Acquisition Fund. It is credited Museum purchase from Smithsonian Institution Collections Acquisition Program, Decorative Arts Association Acquisition, and Sarah Cooper-Hewitt Funds.

Its dimensions are

L x W x D: 20.7 x 6.9 x 4 cm (8 1/8 x 2 11/16 x 1 9/16 in.)

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Sugar Sifter (France), ca. 1890; silver; L x W x D: 20.7 x 6.9 x 4 cm (8 1/8 x 2 11/16 x 1 9/16 in.); Museum purchase from Smithsonian Institution Collections Acquisition Program, Decorative Arts Association Acquisition, and Sarah Cooper-Hewitt Funds; 1996-56-41

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Feeding Desire: Design and the Tools of the Table, 1500-2005.

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