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Bidet


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Small washing basin formerly used solely for feminine hygiene. The bidet originated in France, c.1710, and was initially a metal basin on a walnut stand; later basins were often porcelain ...

Subjects: Decorative Arts, Furniture, and Industrial Design.


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