bell - sanctuary

Dublin Core

Title

bell - sanctuary

Description

a) Round brass sanctuary bell, two tiers, topped with four-armed cross, on a round wood base. This bell was used by Father Nerinckx. Such bells were used at the Mass during the Consecration and Elevation of the Host and Chalice. This bell was one of many Church items donated to or purchased by Father Nerinckx during his trips to Europe in 1812 and 1820.

b) Round bell mallet, metal and wood handle, head wrapped in leather.

Format

18.5" x 11"; 13"

Type

Metalwork

Identifier

0010a-b

Files

0010.jpg

Citation

“bell - sanctuary,” Loretto Heritage Center Artifacts, accessed June 21, 2024, https://lorettoheritagecenter.omeka.net/items/show/10.