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#5557: Lead Font (1170)

Photo 5557: Lead Font (1170) - Dorchester Abbey

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Photo ID
5557
Credit
Title
Lead Font (1170)
Caption
This Romanesque baptismal font is the only monastic font in England to survive the Reformation. Made of lead and carved with images of Christ and 11 apostles, it dates from about 1170.
Geotag
51.643670° N, 1.164240° W
Uploaded
May 13, 2010
Camera
Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XT
ISO
400