Bedpan; Grimwades Ltd; Early 20th Century; CT77.19

Name/Title

Bedpan

About this object

Bedpan; a white, ceramic bedpan. Stamped in green inside the rim: "Original 'Perfection' Bed and Douche pan, The most comfortable and sanitary bedpan in the world. For hospital and home". Made in England by Grimwades Ltd, Stoke on Trent.

Maker

Grimwades Ltd

Maker Role

Maker

Date Made

Early 20th Century

Place Made

Europe, United Kingdom, England, Stoke-on-Trent

Medium and Materials

processed material, ceramic

Inscription and Marks

Printed inside rim: "ORIGINAL / 'PERFECTION' / BED AND DOUCHE PAN / THE MOST COMFORTABLE / AND SANITARY BED-PAN / IN THE WORLD / FOR HOSPITAL AND HOME / MADE IN ENGLAND BY / GRIMWADES LTD STOKE ON TRENT / MEDIUM"

Measurements

h 85mm x l 365mm x w 285mm
Medium

Subject and Association Keywords

public aspects of medicine, public health. hygiene. preventive medicine, personal health and hygiene

Credit Line

From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey"

Object Type

equipment

Object number

CT77.19

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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