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Ablution basin

Silver-gilt

Origin: London

Date: 1514-1515

43 cm diameter

Marks/Maker: London, 1514-15, makerís mark an orb and cross

Heraldry: Arms of Fox as Bishop of Winchester

Provenance: Bishop Fox (1448-1528)

On loan from Corpus Christi College, Oxford, by generous permission of the President and Fellows; LI.305.3

This basin is one of a pair, the other dated 1493-4.