Originally, in French furniture, a commode introduced about 1700 meant a low
cabinet, or chest of drawers at the height of the ...
Dec 1, 2012 ... Why do some folks call the toilet a commode? At one point in history, the
commode was a piece of furniture you'd put a chamberpot in. Today ...
Most commodes had marble tops, and some were fitted with pairs of doors. André
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The Porcelain God · Clean & Decent · Ancient History of the Toilet ... History of
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Aug 27, 2010 ... Nobody is entirely sure who first had the privilege of sitting on a toilet. Evidence
of advanced plumbing systems in the ancient world abounds, ...
Aug 18, 2011 ... A Brief History of the Toilet [Slide Show]. Forget about skyscrapers, protected
harbors or capital markets. The lowly toilet is key to what makes ...
The first first flush toilet was invented in 1775. ... King Minos of Crete had the first
flushing water closet recorded in history and that was over 2800 years ago. Ads.
The History of the Flush Toilet By: Maureen K. Francis. We have received written
permission from Ms. Maureen Francis to republish this educational paper.
Forget about skyscrapers, protected harbors or capital markets. The lowly toilet is
key to what makes modern cities possible.
May 15, 2011 ... Today I found out why the toilet is also often called “The Crapper”. It all started
with ... tagged with bathroom, business, crapper, history, toilet.