Egg coddler, model no. 2875

 
Egg coddler, model no. 2875
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  • Title :     Egg coddler, model no. 2875
  • Artist:     Christopher Dresser Designer Hukin & Heath Co. Ltd. Manufacturer
  • Accession:     85.9.5 a-d
  • Country:     Great Britain Birmingham
  • Date:     circa 1885
  • Dimensions:     Inches 8-1/4 6-7/8 4-5/8 Dimensions, overall Inches 3-1/8 6-1/4 4-3/8 Dimensions, lid (a) Inches 3-3/4 4-7/8 3-1/2 Dimensions, rack (b) Inches 5-1/4 6-7/8 4-5/8 Dimensions, stand (c) Inches 1-1/2 4-3/8 2-1/2 Dimensions, burner (d), Centimeters 21.0 17.5 11.7 Dimensions, overall Centimeters 7.9 15.9 11.1 Dimensions, lid (a) Centimeters 9.5 12.4 8.9 Dimensions, rack (b) Centimeters 13.3 17.5 11.7 Dimensions, stand (c) Centimeters 3.8 11.1 6.4 Dimensions, burner (d)
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
  • Subject:     Metal/Metal Design , Domestic , Food and Beverage
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     85.9.5 A-D.JPG
  • Tags:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
Description:
Electroplated nickel silver egg coddler with lid; boat-shaped body on two angular legs with incised design at top; lid with ebony handle; base contains a removable burner and the interior contains an egg holder with four compartments. a: lid, b: rack, c: stand, d: burner