Avebury Church Font

inscription:  Model of ancient Saxon font in Avebury Church near Calne, Wilts. Rd. No. 617575

height:  85mm

matching arms:  Calne

notes:  Registered in 1913 and listed as a new model in the 8th edition of The Goss Record, which also carries an advertisement for R. S. Heath, the Calne agent, indicating that it is their special model. Can be found white glazed and brown unglazed, though only the white glazed version carries a coat of arms, which is placed inside the bowl of the font as can be seen in the photograph.

 
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