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Warming Pan

Description

Flattened iron handle with rat tail loop terminus with decorative ball at stem; round pan held by iron ring has hinged brass cover pierced and punched with circle, flower petal and scroll devices enclosing a punchwork geometric flowerhead.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1720-1760
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
brass (alloy)
copper (metal)
iron (metal)
punchwork
wrought
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
Copper
copper (metal)
Iron
iron (metal)
pans (containers)
Punchwork
punchwork
WARMER, BED
Wrought
wrought
Dimensions
11.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.279
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2271

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