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Shower chamber

2010.1.1 (RS99089)

Description

Wooden shower chamber with open sides [canvas missing] and four ovoid feet. Tin lined base has a drain hole with a cork plug. Pulleys attached to top raise and lower a pierced tin ceiling liner. Basin that held water is missing.

Details

Maker
L.V. Badger (Manufacturer)
Date
1843
Patent date
Location of origin
Boston, MA
Material
tin (metal)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Plumbing Fixture
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
shower baths
Stall, Shower
tin (metal)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
88 x 25 1/4 x 25 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2010.1.1
Credit Line
Museum Purchase
GUSN
202469

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