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Plate Warmer

1971.546 (RS31120)

Description

Four cabriole legs with pad feet support an upright box with a hinged front door, open back and a cane molded edge below the flat top, original paint: black ground with a stenciled floral design in orange, cream and gilt. 2 shelves, 2 ring handles.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1805-1820
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
painting (coating)
stenciling
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
cookware
Floral
floral patterns
Painted
painting (coating)
plate warmers
Stenciled
stenciling
Tin
tin (metal)
WARMER, PLATE
Dimensions
27 x 13 x 9.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.546
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5162

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