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Bed warmer

Description

Circular brass bed warmer with floral decoration. Pan lid held to hinge with copper rivets. Turned wooden handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
19th century
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
copper alloy
incising
piercing
wood (plant material)
Object type
Household Accessories; Other Household Accessories
Descriptive terms
bed warmers
brass (alloy)
copper alloy
incising
piercing
Warmer, Bed
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
42 1/2 x 3 1/4 (HxD), 11 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.422
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances Sortwell
GUSN
307737

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