A very large-scale tian bowl from the late nineteenth century from Aubagne. Bowls such as these served several purposes - often used as a basin for washing dishes, vegetables, and even for bathing.
See similar example in Poteries d’Eaux, page 119.
Amouric, Henri, et al. Poteries d’eaux: Les Eaux de La Terre, Du Corps et Du Ciel: Exposition, Aubagne, Chapelle Des Pénitents Noirs, 16 Juin-16 Septembre 2007. Lucie Éd., 2008.