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Chafing dish

1998.4459A-F (RS23846)

Description

Copper chafing dish on fitted brass stand. Consists of removable copper saucepan(A) w/ turned wooden handle, painted black, and fitted domed lid(D); pan fits into central basin(B), or body of dish, which is in turn fitted to rim of the brass stand(C). Stand has 4 curved feet w/ scrolled openwork. Burner cylinder w/ lid fitted at center of stand, below basin. E: Burner F: Burner lid

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1930
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
copper (metal)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
chafing dishes
cookware
Copper
copper (metal)
DISH, CHAFING
Dimensions
2.25 (H), 9.25 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.4459A-F
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19599

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