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#5559: Lead Font (1170)

Photo 5559: Lead Font (1170) - Dorchester Abbey

Photo Details

Photo ID
5559
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 400D DIGITAL
ISO
800