bristol bed pan

i am pleased to offer this once important to daily life piece of pewter.  this bed pan bears the makers mark of bush and company of bristol, england circa 1793.  the company included robert bush i, james curtis and edgar preston i.  the pan is 10 1/4" in diameter (smaller than typical) and the length is 16".  the bed pan retains an old dark patina and is in good original condition.

item #br-620


(p 595)