Tyne and Wear HER(6601): Newcastle, chafing dish - Details
Newcastle, chafing dish
Food Serving Container
"Dr Charlton presented, from Mr Craster, a rusty vessel, apparently a chafing dish, which had been found in an old house in Newcastle". Jenny Vaughan states that metal chafing dishes had superceded pottery versions by the end of 14th century.
Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Newcastle upon Tyne, Series 1, I:34, p 277 (1857)