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18th-19thC. French Barber Bowl,   French faience barber or shaving bowl, hand-painted scene of man fishing from bridge with house in background and floral border at rim, ca.1800-1850. These personal bowls were carried to the village barber for grooming purposes, but were also used in medical and dental applications, as most barbers practiced blood-letting, etc. as well.
Measurement: 9 3/4 L x 7.5 D x 2.5 H.

18th-19thC. French Barber Bowl Bridge Scene

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