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2015.62.77 (RS222562)

Description

Tin liner of a foot warmer re-purposed as a lamp. Rectangular box with perforations both on sides and lining bottom perimeter.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1760-1780
Location of origin
United States
Material
tin (metal)
Object type
Personal Gear; Personal Assistive Artifacts
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
lamps (lighting devices)
tin (metal)
Warmer, Body
Warmer, Foot
Dimensions
4 1/2 x 9 x 8 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2015.62.77
Credit Line
Gift of the Joan Pearson Watkins Trust
GUSN
310782

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