Last week we featured
freestanding copper bathtubs and it got us thinking about metallic bath fixtures. This week we’re featuring tubs in silver finishes: burnished and polished cast iron, stainless steel, mirrored steel, nickel, chrome, and even pewter. Here’s our list of favorites.
Above: The Babylon Polished Nickel Bathtub comes with either an enamel or polished nickel interior; prices start at £6,250 ($7,605) from Fired Earth. Above: The Voltaire Freestanding Oval Cast Iron Bathtub from Waterworks has a burnished exterior to the 67-inch cast iron bath. Contact Waterworks for pricing. Above: The Wandle Bathtub by Martin Brudnizki for Drummonds comes with a polished exterior. Contact Drummonds for pricing. Above: The 68-Inch Rowley Bateau Cast Iron Skirted Tub has a stainless steel exterior and enamel interior; $3,499 at Signature Hardware. Above: From bathroom design company Slik, the Portfolio Mirror Tub is a cast iron base with a mirror-finish stainless steel skirt and enamel interior; $7,875 at Home & Stone. Above: The Candide 65-Inch Freestanding Oval Cast Iron Bathtub is another burnished cast iron bath from Waterworks. Contact the company for pricing. Above: The Usk Bathtub from Drummonds is available in raw cast iron, primed, painted, or, as seen here, polished; $8,950 from Drummonds. Above: The Mercer Bathtub comes in satin nickel (shown here), polished nickel, light pewter, and polished brass. Contact Urban Archaeology for pricing. The same style is also available with Front Rivets at Urban Archaeology. Above: The Balmoral Cast Iron Freestanding Bathtub from Cheviot is available in a variety of metallic finishes (shown in brushed stainless steel). Contact Home & Stone for pricing. Above: The Lonsdale Bath is a reproduction of an early-20th-century American double-ended bath tub and is available with a polished nickel, brushed nickel, polished brass, aged brass, or chrome finish; £5,100 to £5,680 ($6,224 to $6,932) from the Water Monopoly. Above: The 66-Inch Larimore Nickel-Plated Copper Double-Slipper Tub is made from copper with a patinated nickel finish; $3,610 at Signature Hardware. Above: Waterworks’ Margaux Freestanding Oval Cast Iron Bathtub measures 70 inches long and has a burnished cast iron exterior; $16,806 at Waterworks. Above: The Swale Bathtub with Ball & Claw Feet is shown in polished cast iron; $8,250 at Drummonds.
Shopping for freestanding bathtubs? See our posts:
Finally, get more ideas on how to evaluate and choose a bathtub or shower in our
Remodeling 101 Guide: Bathroom Tubs & Showers.