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Object Warmer, Plate
Artistr/Creator Chawner, Henry
Year Range from 1791
Year Range to 1792
Description Cross-shaped plate warmer; silver. Hallmarked, crested. London 1791-2, Henry Chawner. Georgian.
(a) is the base and (b) is the lid for the burner.
The center is a round container with a wick inside. Lid is placed over the flame. The plate is held in the four arms above it.

Condition: Very good. Normal wear only.
Height (inches) 3.5
Length (inches) 13
Credit line Gift of Mrs. Stephen Greene
Catalog Number 1976.341a,b