Foot warmer

Object Number: 
N-70
Date: 
ca. 1900
Medium: 
Tinned iron, wood (possibly mahogany)
Dimensions: 
dimension 1: 7 3/4 x 11 1/8 x 12 7/8 in.; dimension 2: 2 1/2 x 6 x 5 3/4 in.
Description: 
Rectangular metal box pierced on top in rows and on sides and hinged door with finely pierced heart conjoined with upside down heart within a circle (or 2) of larger pierced holes, fitted within a wood frame with four turned supports and three flat struts on top; wire bail handle; metal rectangular pan inside (removable) with beaded rim and flange handle with double curved bracket and two nails.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group