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Hot Water Plate Warmer

1934.606 (RS219322)

Description

Round pewter hot water plate warmer. Plate-shaped body with hollow interior. Small hinged flap on rim to pour water into hollow reservoir. Opposing, hinged handles.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1780-1790
Inscriptions
"X" (beneath a crown)
"45" (on sticker)
Material
pewter (tin alloy)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Places
Wellesley (Norfolk county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
pewter (tin alloy)
plate warmers
tin (metal)
Warmer, Plate
Dimensions
1 1/2 x 12 (HxW), 9 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.606
Credit Line
Museum Purchase
GUSN
42950
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