Dr. Kidd Bottle Warmer

Description (Brief)
This metal bottle warmer was made in the 1920s by an unknown maker. The bottle has a metal, screw-on lid, and the lid and interior are lined with an absorbent cloth. The 8 ounce bottle is glass lined with a cork stopper. A picture of a baby is depicted on the front and back. The bottle reads “Dr. Kidd’s My Warm Lunch, Hot Milk Pocket, A Bottle Cosy That Keeps Baby’s Milk Warm.”
Location
Currently not on view
Date made
1920s
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
glass (liner material)
cork (stopper material)
Measurements
overall: 21 cm x 8 cm; 8 1/4 in x 3 1/8 in
ID Number
2004.3009.34
nonaccession number
2004.3009
catalog number
2004.3009.34
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Culture and the Arts: Entertainment
Lunch Boxes
Family & Social Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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