Thesaurus Term/Concept: PISCINA

Identifier 69505
Status Preferred
Index? Yes
Scope Note A perforated stone basin usually built into the wall of a church on the south side of the altar. Used for carrying away the ablutions (wine and water used to rinse the chalice, and wash the priests hands after communion).

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Context Record
Monument Type MYO480 Lavabo approximately 9m south of St Oswald's church (Building)