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Plate with a reservoir for hot water, England, 1871-1900
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Plate with a reservoir for hot water, England, 1871-1900
Invalid's plate with reservoir for hot water, English
Invalid's plate with reservoir for hot water, English, late 19th century. Full view on blue perspex background.
Work Type
Nursing & Hospital Furnishings
Date
1871-1900
Location
England
Material
pewter
pottery
Measurements
overall: 44 mm x 321 mm x 290 mm, 168 mm, 1.02kg
Description
Invalid's plate with reservoir for hot water, English, late 19th century
The pewter base of this plate reservoir can be filled with hot water in order to keep food warm. Filled up via the screw cap on the side of the plate, this device is also known as an invalid"s plate and could be used in the hospital or home.
The pewter base of this plate reservoir can be filled with hot water in order to keep food warm. Filled up via the screw cap on the side of the plate, this device is also known as an invalid"s plate and could be used in the hospital or home.
Accession Number
Subject
plate
ID Number
co121380
Source
Image and original data from Science Museum Group
Rights
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