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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chamber_pot

A chamber pot is a bowl-shaped container with a handle, and often a lid, used as a portable ... pot was stored under the bed. The modern commode toilet and bedpan, used by bedbound or disabled persons, are variants of the chamber pot.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Commode

A commode is any of several pieces of furniture. The word commode comes from the French ... is a washstand, a piece of furniture equipped with basin, jug, and towel rail, and often with space to store the chamber pot behind closed doors.

www.myblackhistory.net/Thomas_Elkins.htm

... had previously patented a chamber commode in 1872 and a dining, ironing table ... Thomas Elkins was an avid inventor and designed many improvements for ...

theinventors.org/library/inventors/blelkinpatents.htm

An improved refrigerator design was patented by African American inventor ... An improved chamber commode (toilet) was patented by Thomas Elkins on ...

www.google.com/patents/US122518

My invention relates 'to a new and useful article of chamber furniture which I denominate chamber-commode; and consists in the combination of a bureau, mirror ...

www.famous-black-inventors.net/thomas-elkins.html

... or a simple invention that can get them noticed, but the same cannot be said of ... his 3 most famous patents – the complete commode, body cooling chamber, ...

theblackhistorychannel.com/2013/thomas-elkins-keeping-it-cold

Jul 23, 2013 ... Thomas also invented an improved chamber commode that was more furniture than toilet. It had a mirror, wash stand, book-rack, table, and a ...

blackinventor.com/thomas-elkins

Nov 26, 2012 ... Elkins patented this refrigerated apparatus on November 4, 1879 and had previously patented a chamber commode in 1872 and a dining, ...

blackmvpatents.leadr.msu.edu/?page_id=6

chamber commode. Click Photo for Patent Information. Chamber commode. Thomas Elkins. January 9, 1872. clothes dryer. Click Photo for Patent Information.

alloveralbany.com/archive/2016/01/08/a-throne-invented-in-albany

Jan 8, 2016 ... My invention relates 'to a new and useful article of chamber furniture which I denominate chamber-commode; and consists in the combination ...