Silver Plate Egg Coddler Antique Victorian c1890

Piers Rankin


This magnificent egg warmer is shaped like an egg and is perched upon three beautifully ornate legs. Beneath the body is a burner area to heat the contents. On top of the egg's lid is a hen with outstretched wings standing over her nest of eggs. Inside the egg is the coddler which can hold four eggs. This is a truly beautiful piece in very good condition.

Height: 23cm or 9 inches; Diameter: 12cm or 5 inches.
Weight: 640 grams or 20.83 ounces.