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Foot warmer

1998.1370 (RS23307)

Description

Tin foot warmer w/ wooden frame and tin handle. Sides of tin box decorated w/ heart/circle design. Door and ring handle on one side. Smaller tin box inside (for coals?). Very rusted.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1830
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
tin (metal)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
heat-distributing units
Tin
tin (metal)
WARMER, FOOT
Dimensions
6 x 9 x 7.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1370
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18728

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