Baptismal Font

Baptismal Font

Artist: Anonymous (Flemish)

Date: 12th century
Medium: limestone
Dimensions:
Overall: 41 15/16 x 34 5/8 in. (106.5 x 88 cm)
basin: 19 1/2 H x 42 Dia. in.
base: 24 x 17 x 17 in.
Classification: SCULPTURE
Credit Line: Museum purchase, Joseph O. Eaton Fund
Object number: 49.10
Descriptiondeep octagonal basin, alternate sides sculptured with heads of youths (one greatly restored), on chamfered quadrangular pedestal
Terms
  • heads
  • medieval
  • baptism
  • font
On view