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Chafing dish

Object Number: 
1101
Date: 
1740-1790
Medium: 
Brass, copper, wood
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 7/8 x 11 5/8 x 5 1/4 in. ( 12.4 x 29.5 x 13.3 cm )
Description: 
Copper chafing dish or brazier with bowl set on pierced brass stand and wood baluster handle attached on side; bottom of bowl pierced with mum and diamond shapes; three round brackets attached to side of bowl.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group