The Cross House

Vintage Catalogs: A Delicious Pleasure PART II

While perusing through an online 1893 Wolff Plumbing catalog, I can across this beauty. It looked familiar. But why? Courtesy


Ahhh, I just saw one on eBay! FABULOUS, and perfect for the main bathroom in the Cross House, save one small detail. The price. $2600! Not bad actually, but not something I will be buying soon. Sigh. The sink is from Rewired Antiques in Indianapolis.


The wash basin (or sink in 2016 lingo) is also FABULOUS. And note the shell soap cup.


A Wolff Shell Soap Cup!


The leg brackets make me drool.


Which sure look like Wolff brackets.


And speaking of decorated wash basins...OMG!
And speaking of decorated wash basins…OMG! Courtesy




7 Responses to Vintage Catalogs: A Delicious Pleasure PART II

  1. Ahh the good old days – well actually those were in the 50’s when these were torn out of houses being demolished and trashed by the thousands. I’m still working on that time machine. I’ll let you know if it works

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