I appreciate electronic, touchless soap dispensers as much as the next greasy-handed person, but there's a charm to this old-fashioned globe model the new designs can't match. Once in a while, reproductions—sometimes of dubious quality—come on the market; a better bet is a regular trolling on Ebay. Here's a current listing.
Leslie Clagett is a seasoned yet passionate observer of the international kitchen
and bath industries, and the founder of KBCULTURE.com. An editor at publications ranging from Arts +
Architecture to Kitchens & Baths, she is also the author of The New
City Home [The Taunton Press], among other books. Leslie has a
tremendous respect for quality design and the people who labor in its
pursuit; her discerning eye has been known to get a little misty in the
presence of true beauty.