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Foot Warmer

1971.1017 (RS117966)

Description

Pine frame; stretchers on top and bottom forming squares and pegged onto turned posts at corners; encloses perforated tin sides, one a rectangular door; wire handle on door and in bail form attached to upper frame.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1834-1867
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
perforating
pine (wood)
tin (metal)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
heat-distributing units
Perforated
perforating
Pine
pine (wood)
Tin
tin (metal)
WARMER, FOOT
Dimensions
6.75 x 10.625 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1017
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5914

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