Bedpan, Slipper; S. Maw, Son & Sons; Unknown; WY.0000.554

Name/Title

Bedpan, Slipper

About this object

This is a white ceramic slipper bedpan made by S Maw Son & Sons of London.

Bedpans are made for the toileting of bed bound patients and are still used today.

Maker

S. Maw, Son & Sons

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

Unknown

Place Made

Europe, United Kingdom, England, London

Medium and Materials

inorganic, processed material, ceramic

Inscription and Marks

Printed on inside: 'SLIPPER BED PAN
This Slipper should be passed under the Patient in front between the legs'.
Makers mark stamped on bottom: 'S MAW SON & SONS LONDON ENGLAND'
'18'

Measurements

h 150 mm x w 220 mm x d 370 mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Health and Medicine

Object Type

equipment

Object number

WY.0000.554

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