washball

washball

(ˈwɒʃˌbɔːl)
n
a ball of soap for shaving the face or washing the face and hands
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References in classic literature ?
This was an antic fellow, half pedlar and half mountebank, who travelled about the country on foot to vend hones, stops, razors, washballs, harness-paste, medicine for dogs and horses, cheap perfumery, cosmetics, and such-like wares, which he carried in a case slung to his back.
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