The Old Baptismal Font of the Žemaičių Kalvarija Church

The old baptismal font of Žemaičių Kalvarija from the middle of the 18th century is famous both for its beauty and history. The impressive vessel is carved from linden and oak, and is decorated with carvings, metal details and polychromy. It is gilded and silvered.
Very few wooden Baroque baptismal fonts have survived in Lithuania. The present font is a unique utensil of this kind of such an intricate composition and iconography.






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