The 15th century font in St Matthew's Church, showing carvings of the Baptism of Christ and the Annunciation

Date:
1930-1951
Location:
St Matthew's Church, Portman Road, Ipswich, Suffolk
Reference:
AA51/06830
Type:
Photograph (Negative)

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Description

The octagonal 15th century font in St Matthew's Church is carved with scenes of the Annunciation, the Baptism of Christ, the Adoration of the Magi, the Assumption of the Virgin, the Coronation of the Virgin, and The Virgin and Child Enthroned.

Content

This is part of the Series: LTC01/01 Lady Trenchard Cox: Series of Negatives; within the Collection: LTC01 Lady Trenchard Cox Collection

Rights

© Historic England Archive

People & Organisations

Photographer: Cox, Mary Desiree

Keywords

Medieval Church, Post Medieval Church, Medieval Font, Religion