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About the object

An interesting early 20th century tin foot warmer, probably used in a carriage or early motor vehicle. The loose rectangular tin container with a carrying handle for hot coals is inside. The outer case, which has a number two and a stamped phoenix on a branch on both sides, and pierced and shaped air holes on the back and front, has a swing wire carrying handle and three wooden full width foot rests.

 

English Circa 1920

Dimensions

10 in. (25.5 cm.) Wide 7 in. (18 cm.) Deep 5½ in. (14 cm.) High

Stock number

S/3690