Digital Commonwealth

Plate Warmer

Item Information

Title:
Plate Warmer
Description:
Four cabriole legs with pad feet support an upright box with a hinged front door, open back and a cane molded edge below the flat top, original paint: black ground with a stenciled floral design in orange, cream and gilt. 2 shelves, 2 ring handles.
Date:
1805–1820
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
painting (coating)
stenciling
tin (metal)
plate warmers
cookware
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
floral patterns
Tin
Painted
Stenciled
Floral
Places:
New HampshireRockingham (county)Portsmouth
Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.)
Extent:
27 in. x 13 in. x 9.5 in. (H x W x D)
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
Contact host institution for more information.
Notes:
Gift of Ralph May
Accession #:
1971.546
Identifier:
5162