Antique French enameled toilet set, four pieces, body pitcher, basin and two lidded boxes, hand painted roses and flowers, BB Austria, early 1900.
Wonderful antique enameled toilet set composed of four pieces, a body pitcher, a basin and two lidded boxes, signed by the famous manufacture B.B. Austria, dating early 1900’s.
This enameled toilet set is milk white, hand painted with roses and flowers in tones of pink, blue yellow and green, it has red borders.
The body pitcher and the basin have a “porcelain” shape, this means that they are shaped as the ceramic and porcelain pieces, with convex shape.
HOW TO USE IT:
Very lovely toilet set to add to a collection of antique enamelware, perfect also for your home decor in French style, for example in a bathroom or in a bedroom, it will create the atmosphere of an antique French home in the countryside!
Very good general conditions, the body pitcher has some chips on handle, under the pouring and near the handle, all visible in my photos, some rusty chips also to the base border, not very visible, interior is clean with only some traces of rust, colors are bright and decoration is intact.
The basin has a chip on the border, some large chips to the bottom, not visible, the decoration is intact but a bit faded in comparison with the other pieces of the set.
The oblong lidded box has some rusty chips on the border of the lid, decoration and interior are intact.
The other lidded box has some rusty chips on the border of the lid and on the border of the box, interior and decoration are intact.
Body pitcher is 12 1/4″ (31 cm) tall, max width including handle 9″ (22.8 cm).
Basin has 16 3/4″ (43 cm) diameter, 5 3/4″ (14 cm) tall.
Oblong lidded box is 8 1/2″ (21.5 cm) by 4″ (10 cm), 2″(4.8 cm) tall.
Smaller lidded box is 5 1/2″ (14 cm) by 4″ (10 cm), 1 5/8″ (4 cm) tall.