Hexagonal pewter hot water bottle with screw cap, cap has drop handle, sides covered with chasing and engraved animals and flowers, probably Austrian dated 1798
This hexagonal hot-water bottle is made of pewter and is engraved with a forest scene. The initials “MP” also appear on one panel. Once filled, the hot-water bottle would provided warmth and comfort for the user. The object is believed to have been produced in Austria.
- Nursing & Hospital Furnishings
- Object Number:
- hot-water bottle
- furnishing and equipment
- container - receptacle
- Colli, G.
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