Pilgrim Souvenir: Ampulla of Thomas Becket

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Amy Jeffs;
(2017)

This tin ampulla was probably purchased by a pilgrim near the shrine of St Thomas Becket in Canterbury. It is designed to contain holy water and be hung around the neck on a cord. Measuring 100 by 87 millimetres, it is in the form of a narrow, pointed vessel surrounded ... View more
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