Barber Surgeons Bowl

Barber Surgeons Bowl

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Object Name
Bleeding Bowl
bleeding bowl
Other Terms
Bleeding Bowl; Bloodletting Instruments
date made
ca 1700s
Physical Description
ceramics (overall material)
white (overall color)
blue (overall color)
red (overall color)
green (overall color)
yellow (overall color)
average spatial: 6.5 cm x 26.2 cm x 19.5 cm; 2 9/16 in x 10 5/16 in x 7 11/16 in
overall: 2 1/4 in x 10 3/8 in x 7 1/2 in; 5.715 cm x 26.3525 cm x 19.05 cm
overall: 2 3/4 in x 10 3/8 in; 6.985 cm x 26.3525 cm
ID Number
accession number
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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