Large Granitine "Improved Rational" plate washer
Large Granitine "Improved Rational" plate washer

Large Granitine "Improved Rational" plate washer

Regular price £65

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An early 20th century photographic plate washer. Made of white ceramic with grooves for 9 plates, a built in syphon tube for draining and a lip for incoming water, with holes in between each plate to evenly distribute the flow.

The front is marked with the makers belted 'Granitine' logo and registration number - 444997. On the back edge on the inside is the name of the product - 'The "Improved Rational" plate washer'.

Granitine was the trade name for a range of darkroom pieces produced by Taylor, Tunnicliff & Co. of Hanley, Staffordshire from around 1887, including development trays, tanks and troughs.

These ceramic vessels are perfect for toothbrush storage in a bathroom, or next to a butlers sink as a unique pot for sponges, wash cloths and washing up liquid.

A large size example, with black transfer sizing on the foot: 6-1/2" x 4-3/4"  

 

24.9cm wide (9-13/16")

15.5cm tall (6-1/8")

14.5cm deep overall (5-3/4")

11.5cm deep inside (4-1/2")

 

Perfect condition with no damage and minimal wear.

 

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Large Granitine "Improved Rational" plate washer
Large Granitine "Improved Rational" plate washer
Large Granitine "Improved Rational" plate washer
Large Granitine "Improved Rational" plate washer
Large Granitine "Improved Rational" plate washer
Large Granitine "Improved Rational" plate washer
Large Granitine "Improved Rational" plate washer
Large Granitine "Improved Rational" plate washer
Large Granitine "Improved Rational" plate washer
Large Granitine "Improved Rational" plate washer
Large Granitine "Improved Rational" plate washer
Large Granitine "Improved Rational" plate washer
Large Granitine "Improved Rational" plate washer
Large Granitine "Improved Rational" plate washer
Large Granitine "Improved Rational" plate washer