Baptism Font - St Mary - Tissington, Derbyshire
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N 53° 04.044 W 001° 44.288
30U E 584550 N 5880513
A Norman drum font in St Mary's church, Tissington.
Waymark Code: WM11VFK
Location: East Midlands, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 12/23/2019
Published By:Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher
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A Norman drum font in St Mary's church, Tissington.

"A simple drum font with a plinth and a modern base.

Carved onto its surface are a number of rather simplistically incised figures. Cox describes 'a bird, a wolf, two men, and a non-descript boar'.

Diameter 66.5 cm
Height 51 cm
Internal diameter 49.5 cm"

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Approximate Age of Artefact: Not listed

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