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Object Name Bowl, Shaving
Year Range from 1690.0
Year Range to 1725.0
Place of Origin London possibly Lambeth England
Description Deep dish with a half-round cutout for the customer's neck, a small round depression for soap, and a pair of holes opposite the cutout for hanging. Decorated in blue on a white glaze with images of barber's tools in center of the bowl. A narrow stylized border and a wider rim border derived from a 17th century tulip pattern.
Accession Number 1994.82