Dylan is a rare antique foot warmer case
French brass Chaufferette carriage foot warmer which was designed to hold hot coals.
He has perforated heat vent towers the base and man over opening of the top vent
His hinged lid fit securely closes and his still has his original swing handles.
Inside he still have his origin mesh grill with 2 pieces of coal.
Dylan has some wear and patina through which is expected of this well used vintage case. His insides rust and patina cased by the evasive heat of the coals.
Dylan is made by Girodon & Momntie Lyon France and dates 1850c.
Dylan is an accessible and extraordanry piece of history
Today these collectible tins are used mainly for decor however these containers can be used for lunch boxes. Or even be an accessory at you next BBQ and keep your food warm with one of these. Even use and keep warm on the next camping trip.