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A Jolly Wassel-Bowl
A Jolly Wassel-Bowl: A Carrol for a Wassel-Bowl To be sung upon Twelfth-Day at Night, to the tune of "Gallants, come away." It was found in a manuscript of the antiquarian Anthony Wood 162-1695) in the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford.

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Seventeenth-century Wassel Bowl. Note the multiple handles for passing the bowl around
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