Foot Warmer

Foot Warmer

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Rectangular, wood-frame foot warmer or stove, with slatted top, sides, and a hook-and-eye fastened, hinged door; all frame pieces straight and rectangular in section. Holds a perforated tin box with a wire-rimmed, hinged door with wire loop pull. Top has three perforated bands; sides feature a divided circle. Lapped and "T" joints; nailed construction. No marks.
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Object Name
warmer, foot
place made
United States
Physical Description
wood (frame material)
iron (box material)
tin (box material)
iron wire (handles material)
overall: 7 in x 9 1/4 in x 9 1/8 in; 17.78 cm x 23.495 cm x 23.1775 cm
ID Number
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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