Hair receiver - definition of Hair receiver by The Free Dictionary
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A small covered bowl used for holding hair taken from combs and brushes.
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The box with an opening is known as a hair receiver
. It was a daily ritual for a woman to brush her hair in the morning and evening.
The set includes a tray, two candlesticks, a hair receiver
and two small covered dishes.