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Bed warming pan

Description

Circular pan with rolled edge, overhung rim steps down for lid to set into. Lid is reversed with center slightly raised, decorated with engraved tree with punchwork leaves and blossoms. Copper rivets and iron hinge attach lid to old repair hinge plate riveted to handle socket. Socket plate riveted to side of pan. Replaced turned wooden handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1700-1775
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original To Winslow Crocker House (Yarmouth Port, Mass.).
Material
ash (wood)
brass (alloy)
copper (metal)
iron (metal)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
ash (wood)
brass (alloy)
copper (metal)
iron (metal)
pans (containers)
Warmer, Bed
People and organizations
Thacher, Mary
Dimensions
10 5/8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1999.462
Credit Line
Estate of Guido Perera
GUSN
255309

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