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Barber's bowl painted with implements of the trade

Date: c.1690
Dimensions:
Overall: 8.9 x 26 cm (3 1/2 x 10 1/4 in.)
Medium: Delftware, tin glaze, lead glaze, cobalt oxide, press moulded, and thrown.
Credit Line: Gift of George and Helen Gardiner
Origin:England, Greater London, Lambeth
Object number: G83.1.528
DescriptionA Lambeth Delft barber's bowl with soap recess. Decorated with the barber's scissors, two razors, two combs, razor case, a brush, tweezers, bottles, a teapot and a mirror with a man's reflection.