A chamber pot is a bowl-shaped container with a handle, and often a lid, used as
a portable ... furniture, the chamber pot was stored under the bed. The modern
commode toilet and bedpan, used by inv...
... had previously patented a chamber commode in 1872 and a dining, ironing
table ... Thomas Elkins was an avid inventor and designed many improvements
Thomas Elkins - Chamber commode. ... Thomas Elkins invented a chamber
commode and received patent 122,518 on 1/9/1872. Photo Credit: USPTO.
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,
An invention is a process, design, or product — including a substantive .... This
invention, which was called a “chamber commode,” featured all of today's ...
Do you know that commodes were first used by the Indus Valley civilization? ...
English, was used to describe a porcelain toilet or a chair improvising for a
chamber pot. ... There continues to be disagreement over who was the actual
inventor of ...
Products 17 - 32 of 52 ... Position the mouse over The Inventor's Photograph to see her/his invention ...
designs, Chamber commode, combined dining, ironing table ...
It is interesting to note that Elkins also spent some time as an inventor. He
obtained two patents in his lifetime. One was held for an improved chamber
Feb 27, 2015 ... He invented some of the most effective clocks of his time, planned out the ... to
other inventions, Elkins created the chamber commode in 1872.
T. Elkins: Chamber Commode 1897. T. Elkins: Chamber .... In 1897, African-
American inventor Alfred Cralle patented the first ice cream scoop. His original ...