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 sto...
... 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 improved refrigerator design was patented by African American inventor ... An
improved chamber commode (toilet) was patented by Thomas Elkins on ...
... or a simple invention that can get them noticed, but the same cannot be said of
... the complete commode, body cooling chamber, and multi-purpose table.
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 ...
So while he did not invent the toilet, it is generally assumed that the word ... A
chamber pot is a metal or ceramic bowl that was used for relieving oneself and
then ... for Caroma bathroom products of Australia, developed the Duoset
Oct 6, 2010 ... Commode, type of furniture resembling the English chest of drawers, in use ...
Commode, from the bedchamber of Louis XV at Versailles, with ...
An invention is a process, design, or product — including a substantive .... This
invention, which was called a “chamber commode,” featured all of today's ...