Font stopper.

Image of the feature "VI. Loose Sculpture: Font stopper" at Kilpeck.

by Ron Baxter.

This unusual survival is at present secured to the N window sill of the chancel by a steel strap. It consists of a ball of stone, flattened at top and bottom and carved with a relief basketweave design.

Dimensions

equatorial circumference 0.68 m (hence diameter: 0.22 m)
h. of stopper 0.165 m