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Plate Warmer Stand

1971.1018 (RS117967)

Description

Tin rectangular body with rounded shoulders; rectangular door with brass knob on door and ring handles on sides; wrought iron cabriole legs with penny feet; three shelves; open back; painted black and decorated in gold with stylized leafy swirls.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1833
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
brass (alloy)
foliation (pattern)
iron (metal)
leaf (metal)
leaf (plant material)
painting (coating)
sheet metal
tinning
wrought
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
cookware
foliation (pattern)
Iron
iron (metal)
Leaf
leaf (metal)
leaf (plant material)
Painted
painting (coating)
plate warmers
sheet metal
Tinned
tinning
WARMER, PLATE
Wrought
wrought
Dimensions
28.875 x 13.375 x 9.875 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1018
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5915

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