Heat 'n Serve Baby Dish

Side view of a dish showing rubber skirt. Side view of a dish showing rubber skirt. Side view of a dish showing the plug socket. Top view of a dish showing the rabbit illustration. Underside view of a dish showing the rubber skirt. Side view of a dish showing the packaging. Side view of a dish showing the packaging. Side view of a dish showing the packaging.
Side view of a dish showing rubber skirt. Side view of a dish showing rubber skirt. Side view of a dish showing the plug socket. Top view of a dish showing the rabbit illustration. Underside view of a dish showing the rubber skirt. Side view of a dish showing the packaging. Side view of a dish showing the packaging. Side view of a dish showing the packaging.
Details
Object number
AIBDC : 007285
Country
Date
1976 (circa)

Description

A yellow and white plug-in dish with three sections and a printed image of a rabbit in the centre. This dish, which is designed to keep baby's food warm, has a rubber skirt on the base which would help it stay in place on the table. The dish has some kind of liquid inside which would be heated by electricity. The example is complete with its original box.
Designers & Manufacturers
Designer (Person)
Manufacturer
GEC

Inscriptions

moulded: "IF DISH IS BROKEN, A BLUE MINERAL OIL MAY SEEP OUT. THIS MAY HAVE LAXATIVE EFFECT IF INGESTED. DO NOT STERILIZE WITH BOILING WATER OR IN AUTO- DISHWASHER." (base)
moulded: "GENERAL ELECTRIC LISTED UL 207B. 50-80 CYCLE 115 VOLTS. 160 WATTS-AC ONLY. MADE IN USA" (base)
Dimensions
Width
142mm
Height
64mm
Length
282mm
Material Note
plastic
MF upper section
melamine formaldehyde
rubber suction base
metal elements
Colour