Font from NE

Image of the feature "V. Furnishings: 1. Fonts: Font" at Kinsham.

by Ron Baxter.

Towards the S end of the entrance passage under the W gallery, a monolithic bowl and stem, both octagonal, the bowl straight-sided with an unlined circular basin, the stem with a concave taper. This stands on a stepped brick base. The rim of the bowl has staple marks at the NE and SW.

Dimensions

Height of bowl 0.54 m
Diameters
External diameter of bowl at rim (across angles) 0.60 m
External diameter of bowl at rim (across flats) 0.54 m
Internal diameter of bowl at rim 0.43 m