Pyrex Warmer Tray

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Object Name: 
Pyrex Warmer Tray
Accession Number: 
98.4.414
Dimensions: 
H: 6.7 cm; W: 16 cm; L: 27.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1957-1960
Credit Line: 
Gift of Corning Inc., Dept. of Archives and Record Management
Primary Description: 
Colorless non-lead glass; yellow metal plate; black plastic; stainless steel; pressed; square shape; glass plate with rough texture over metal heating element, heating element has silver maze like design with black background; gold colored metal frame around circumference of plate and element; handle on one side of tray, handle curved and angled up; electrical plug to right of handle; flat base with stainless steel plate, "#5612-EW/PYREX® WARMING TRAY/CORNING GLASS WORKS/CORNING, N. Y. ," voltage information and patent no. "2,563,875" stamped into plate; four feet.
Provenance: 
Corning Inc., Dept. of Archives and Record Management, Former Collection