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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.


Apr 18, 2017 ... Thomas Elkins patented an improved refrigerator and an improved chamber commode. He also invented a muti-use folding table.


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 ...


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 ...


... 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, ...


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


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


Thomas Elkins invented the refrigerator on 11/4/1874,which could chill human ... In 1872 he had the idea to freeze things. in 1872 he created the chamber .... He also made the chamber commode [that is what they called toilets… back then.] ...


Jul 29, 2013 ... Let's get one thing straight: Thomas Crapper did not invent the flush toilet. ... were made to resemble familiar chamber pots and commodes.


commode: type of furniture resembling the English chest of drawers, in use in France ... the term, along with night table, for a cupboard containing a chamber pot. ... Art, a visual object or experience consciously created through an expression of ...