Warming Pan

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1720-1760

GUSN

GUSN-2271

Description

Flattened iron handle with rat tail loop terminus with decorative ball at stem; round pan held by iron ring has hinged brass cover pierced and punched with circle, flower petal and scroll devices enclosing a punchwork geometric flowerhead.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pans (containers)
brass (alloy)
copper (metal)
iron (metal)
punchwork
wrought
Brass
Iron
Copper
Wrought
Punchwork
WARMER, BED

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Temperature Control Device

Dimensions

11.5 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.279