Plate Warmer Stand

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1800-1833

GUSN

GUSN-5915

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

Descriptive Terms

plate warmers
cookware
brass (alloy)
iron (metal)
leaf (plant material)
foliation (pattern)
leaf (metal)
painting (coating)
sheet metal
tinning
wrought
leaf (plant material)
foliation (pattern)
leaf (metal)
Iron
Tinned
Wrought
Brass
Painted
Leaf
WARMER, PLATE

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Object Type

Food Processing T&E

Dimensions

28.875 x 13.375 x 9.875 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1018