Bed Warmer

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

ca. 1800

GUSN

GUSN-5453

Description

Circular straight sided pan with engraved foliage on the overhanging perforated lid attached by a copper hinge to the brass socket into which the turned wood handle inserts.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pans (containers)
brass (alloy)
copper (metal)
engraving (printing process)
wood (plant material)
foliation (pattern)
scrolling foliage
Brass
Copper
Stipple Engraved
Foliage
WARMER, BED

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Household Accessory

Dimensions

11 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.772