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Catalog Number DEC.024
Title Foot warmer
Artist unknown
Date n.d.
Description This foot warmer is made out of a wooden frame, surrounded by a mental box fame with medium sized holes. The metal box holds a removable metal container. A thin wire handle is attached to the wooden frame. The removable container sits free within the metal box only having the different texture of metal to secure its placement. The metal door attached to the metal fame with hinges and it has a sturdy wire handle that when turned to the right prevents the door from opening.

Wooden frame surrounding a metal box with holes overall. Door to box on hinges. Metal box inside this which is removable. Wooden frame has looped wire carrying handle. (JF, July 2004)

Foot-stove: small stove in which could be placed hot coals to warm feet
Object Name Warmer, Foot
Material Wood, Metal
Dimensions H-6 W-8 D-8 inches
Inscriptions and Marks
Collection Decorative Arts
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