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Bedwarming pan

1985.389 (RS117588)

Description

Handle consists of a sequence of ring and baluster shapes terminating in knob finial. Evidence of red paint or stain. Lidded copper pan w/ piercing and incised floral decoration on the lid. Brass pull ring.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1780
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
brass (alloy)
copper (metal)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Household Accessory
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
Copper
copper (metal)
pans (containers)
WARMER, BED
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
42 (H), 11.125 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.389
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25283

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