With a tapering handle with diamond point terminal. Mote Spoons are believed to be an early form of tea strainer. The spiked end can clear tea leaf blockages from the grill inside the teapot. It is stamped with two marks but these are unclear. It measures 13.5cm and weighs 9.2 grams.The item "Antique Georgian English Sterling Silver Mote Spoon circa 1750" is in sale since Sunday, December 2, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (. The seller is "gad_antiques" and is located in Haverhill. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, China, Japan, Australia.