bowl (general & multipurpose)

Ceramic bowl in majolica with a circular base and a narrow stem, with a large, fluted body above it with a flared rim. The bowl is tin-glazed, decorated with a floral pattern on the inside and outside over the white ground in green, blue, yellow and orange. The bowl has four handles attached on the outside, which are painted yellow and red.

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