foot stove (foot warmer)

Object Number: 
1949.262
Date: 
ca. 1875-1900
Medium: 
Mahogany, earthenware, iron, brass, textile, glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 1/4 x 9 1/2 in. ( 10.8 x 24.1 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: on reverse: "3.p"
Description: 
Mahogany foot warmer with inlaid decoration, white ceramic bun feet and upholstered with animal print velvet; upholstery have white opaque glass heads; there is a sheet iron container beneath base.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Anne Nicoll Wightman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group