Bedwarming pan

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

ca. 1780

GUSN

GUSN-25283

Description

Handle consists of a sequence of ring and baluster shapes terminating in knob finial. Evidence of red paint or stain. Lidded copper pan w/ piercing and incised floral decoration on the lid. Brass pull ring.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pans (containers)
brass (alloy)
copper (metal)
wood (plant material)
Copper
Brass
WARMER, BED

Associated Building

Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Household Accessory

Dimensions

42 (H), 11.125 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman

Accession Number

1985.389

Places

Massachusetts (United States)