edit]. Originally, in French furniture, a commode introduced about 1700 meant a
low cabinet, or chest of drawers at the height ...
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 ...
May 19, 2015 ... The centerpiece of today's modern bathroom, the flush toilet has equal roots in
ancient sanitation practices, Elizabethan politics and Indus...
Nov 19, 2009 ... A Brief History of Toilets ... John Thain's $35,000 "commode on legs" (technically
a table, not a toilet) ... It's unclear who first invented the toilet.
Aug 18, 2011 ... Forget about skyscrapers, protected harbors or capital markets. The lowly toilet is
key to what makes modern cities possible.
The Porcelain God · Clean & Decent · Ancient History of the Toilet ... History of
Church Toilet Seats · History of Pressalit Toilet Seats · The Evolution of the Toilet
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.
Most commodes had marble tops, and some were fitted with pairs of doors. André
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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, ...
A BRIEF HISTORY OF TOILETS ... Toilet seats were made of limestone. ... In
Medieval castles the toilet was called a garderobe and it was simply a vertical