A freestanding sink mounted on top of a A flat, horizontal work surface usually found in kitchens and bathrooms in homes. They are usually mounted on top of base cabinets. Countert... More, usually installed on bathroom vanities.
This tabletop sink requires its own special plumbing, a regular sink faucet will generally not work. A specialized faucet must clear the height of the vessel sink and have the right pressure and interstument to push the water vertically before it dispenses. Vessel sinks come in a variety of materials including ceramic, glass, copper, stone, and stainless steel.