Shower chamber

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1843

GUSN

GUSN-202469

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

Descriptive Terms

shower baths
wood (plant material)
tin (metal)
Stall, Shower

Additional Identification Number

42.1
758

Maker

L.V. Badger (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA

Dimensions

88 x 25 1/4 x 25 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Purchase

Accession Number

2010.1.1

Date

1843 (Patent date)

Places

Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)