The Holy water-stoup candelabrum-like shaft is an Italian Renaissance design that is found in the Pisa Cathedral.

Holy Water-Stoup Candelabrum-like Shaft

The Holy water-stoup candelabrum-like shaft is an Italian Renaissance design that is found in the Pisa…

The font is used in baptism rituals in Christian churches. This font is sculpted in stone, and elaborately decorated with a canopy that rises when the ceremony is performed.

Font

The font is used in baptism rituals in Christian churches. This font is sculpted in stone, and elaborately…

"A Font is the vessel which contains the water for the purpose of baptism. Fonts were required to be covered and locked; originally their covers were simply flat, movable lids, but they were subsequently very highly ornamented."—(Charles Leonard-Stuart, 1911)

Baptismal Font

"A Font is the vessel which contains the water for the purpose of baptism. Fonts were required to be…