Foot warmer

Object Number: 
N-69
Date: 
1800-1850
Medium: 
Wood, brass
Dimensions: 
Part (warmer): 6 x 7 1/2 in. (15.2 x 19.1 cm) Part (tray): 2 1/4 in. (5.7 cm)
Marks: 
hand written: on masking tape attached to base: "A.H.S"
Description: 
Tinned sheet iron rectangular box with hinged door and pierced sides and top with large circles and diamond motifs formed by the pierced holes; wood frame with waisted turned supports on each corner, wire bail handle; nearly square tray for coals inside.
Provenance: 
The George W. Nash Collection of Ulster County, New York Household Artifacts
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group